Dr Carol Padgett

Associate Professor in Finance

Head of ICMA Centre
Programme Director: MSc Corporate Finance
University Teaching Fellow

Carol Padgett

Specialisms

  • Corporate Finance, 
  • Corporate Governance

Location

ICMA Centre, Whiteknights Campus

Carol has worked at the ICMA Centre since 1998. During that time she has held a variety of roles and is currently the Programme Director of the MSc in Corporate Finance as well as the Head of ICMA Centre.

Her teaching and research interests are in Corporate Finance and Governance, and she has supervised both PhD and DBA students in these fields. Carol has been a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy since 2016.

Reference: Alhammadi, S., Archer, S. , Padgett, C. and Abdel Karim, R. A. (2018) Perspective of corporate governance and ethical issues with profit sharing investment accounts in Islamic banks. Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance, 26 (3). pp. 406-424. ISSN 1358-1988 doi: https://doi.org/10.1108/jfrc-01-2017-0014
Reference: Liu, Y., Padgett, C. and Varotto, S. (2017) Corporate governance, bank mergers and executive compensation. International Journal of Finance & Economics, 22 (1). pp. 12-29. ISSN 1099-1158 doi: https://doi.org/10.1002/ijfe.1565
Reference: Padgett, C. (2013) Corporate governance and supervision: from Basel II to Basel III. In: Archer, S. and Abdel Karim, F. (eds.) Islamic finance: the new regulatory challenge. Wiley, Singapore, pp. 401-414. ISBN 9781118247044
Reference: Padgett, C. (2011) Corporate governance: theory and practice. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, pp240. ISBN 9780230229990
Reference: Chi, J. and Padgett, C. (2006) Operating performance and its relationship to market performance of Chinese initial public offerings. Chinese Economy, 39 (5). pp. 28-50. ISSN 1097-1475 doi: https://doi.org/10.2753/CES1097-1475390502
Reference: Chi, J. and Padgett, C. (2005) Short-run underpricing and its characteristics in Chinese initial public offering (IPO) markets. Research in International Business and Finance, 19 (1). pp. 71-93. ISSN 0275-5319 doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ribaf.2004.10.004
Reference: Chi, J. and Padgett, C. (2005) The performance and long-run characteristics of the Chinese IPO market. Pacific Economic Review, 10 (4). pp. 451-469. ISSN 1361-374X doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1468-0106.2005.00285.x

Mergers and Acquisitions

The objective of the module is to introduce students to the technical and practical aspects of Mergers and Acquisitions. It focuses on several corporate valuation methods, how to identify and...

Module code: ICM227

Past Events

6th October 2018 ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6BA
13th October 2018 ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6BA
16th June 2018 ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6BA
15th June 2018 ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6BA
27th November 2017 Strasbourg
16th June 2017 ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6BA
17th June 2017 ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6BA
30th September 2017 ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6BA
7th October 2017 ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6BA

Visiting lecture at EM Strasbourg

13th March 2017 École de management Strasbourg, France
1st October 2016 ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6BA
3rd October 2016 Brussels, Belgium
8th October 2016 ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6BA

Padgett, C. (2013) Corporate governance and supervision: from Basel II to Basel III. In: Archer, S. and Abdel Karim, F.(eds.) Islamic finance: the new regulatory challenge. Wiley, Singapore, pp. 401-414. ISBN 9781118247044

Padgett, C. (2011) Corporate governance: theory and practice. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, pp240. ISBN 9780230229990

Chi, J. and Padgett, C. (2006) Operating performance and its relationship to market performance of Chinese initial public offerings. Chinese Economy, 39 (5). pp. 28-50. ISSN 1097-1475 doi: 10.2753/CES1097-1475390502

Chi, J. and Padgett, C. (2005) The performance and long-run characteristics of the Chinese IPO market. Pacific Economic Review, 10 (4). pp. 451-469. ISSN 1361-374X doi: 10.1111/j.1468-0106.2005.00285.x

Chi, J. and Padgett, C. (2005) Short-run underpricing and its characteristics in Chinese initial public offering (IPO) markets.Research in International Business and Finance, 19 (1). pp. 71-93. ISSN 0275-5319 doi: 10.1016/j.ribaf.2004.10.004

Break-up Value The New Palgrave Dictionary of Money and Finance Macmillan (1992)

Investment and Financial Decision Making in the UK Company Sector Recherches Economiques de Louvain, 54, (2) (1988) pp 191-220