Alex Serrano, Ph.D.

Alex Serrano
Assistant Professor, Business
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Office Location
Rydal Executive Plaza, 316

    Courses Taught

    Seminar in Economics Topics (ECON 8351, PhD UTRGV)
    Introduction to Finance (FINA 6303, MBA UTRGV)
    Financial Administration (FINA 6340, MBA UTRGV)
    Introduction to Finance Online (FINA 6303L, MBA UTRGV)
    Entrepreneurial Finance with Excel (FINA 4300, UTRGV) 
    Entrepreneurial Finance (FINA 3393, UTRGV)
    Money and Banking (ECON 3381, UTRGV)
    Money and Banking Online(ECON 3381L, UTRGV)
    Commercial Banking (FINA 4389, UTRGV)

    Other teaching interests: Corporate Finance and Investments.

    Selected awards, grants, other honors

    Semifinalist for best paper in Financial Institutions & Markets, FMA 2011. 
    AFA Student Travel Grant, Atlanta, GA, January 2010.
    Recipient of Rutgers Doctoral Student Grant.

    Research Interests

    Market Microstructure, Corporate Finance, and Innovation.


    Ph.D. Finance, Rutgers University, Newark and New Brunswick, NJ

    M.A. Economics, DePaul University, Chicago, IL

    M.A. International Studies, DePaul University, Chicago, IL

    B.A. International Relations, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México, Mexico City, Mexico