Selected Former Ph.D. Advisees of Sherman Hanna (all degrees are from Ohio State University unless otherwise noted)
- Roderick Barnes (Ph.D., 2018, The American College, advisors: Hanna and Wade Pfau) is a Private Wealth Advisor at Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.. Dissertation title: Mental Accounting: Behavioral Influences on Debt and Financial Asset Balances .
- Travis Mountain (Ph.D., 2015) is an Assistant Professor at Virginia
Tech. Dissertation title: Life Insurance and Financial Vulnerability.
- Eunice Hong (Ph.D., 2015) is a lecturer at Sung Shin Women’s
University. Dissertation title: Just Before the Great Recession,
Who Could Have Expected a Substantial Income Decrease? Were They
Prepared for Emergencies?
- Jae Min Lee (Ph.D., 2014, advisors: Stafford and Hanna) is an
Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota-Mankato. Dissertation title: Households Saving and Reference Dependent Changes in Income and Uncertainty.
- KyoungTae Kim (Ph.D., 2014) is an Assistant Professor at the University of Alabama-Tuscaloosa. Dissertation title: The Impact of the 2007 Recession on the Retirement Decisions of U.S. Households: Evidence from the 2007-2009 Survey of Consumer Finances Panel Dataset.
(Lisa) Zhang (Ph.D., 2013) is a member of the Accounting faculty
at ShenZhen University. Dissertation title: Which Workers Expect
to Retire Late or Never? An Analysis of Couple and Non-Couple
Ji (Ph.D., 2012) is a lecturer at the Ohio State University, and
a CPA at JC TaxPros Group, Inc. Dissertation title: Financial
Vulnerability of Small Business Owner-Manager Households.
Son (Ph.D., 2012) is a Senior Researcher at the Korea Consumer
Agency. Dissertation title: Factors Related to Choosing
between the Internet and a Financial Planner.
Lin (Ph.D., Economics, 2010, advisors: Hanna and Miyazaki) is a
Director at Integrated Financial Engineering Inc. Dissertation
title: Racial Discrimination in the Consumer Credit Market.
Lee (Ph.D., 2009) is an Assistant Professor at Keimyung
University . Dissertation title: Racial/Ethnic Disparities in
Wang (Ph.D., 2008) Corporate Risk Management Associate,
Commercial Banking at JPMorgan Chase. Dissertation title: Household
Risky Assets Selection and Allocation.
("Samuel") Chen, Ph.D., 2007, is a Statistics &
Modeling Manager with Paypal. Dissertation title: Changes in
Retirement Adequacy, 1995-2004: Accounting for Retirement Stages.
Bi (Ph.D., 2005, advisors: Hanna and Montalto ) is Senior
Quantitative Financial Analyst, Enterprise Capital Management at BAC
Charlotte, North Carolina. Dissertation title: The Influence of
Uncertainty and Liquidity Constraints on Liquid Asset Holdings of
Credit Card Revolvers.
Lai (Ph.D., 2003) is a Distinguished Professor, National Taiwan
Normal University. Dissertation title: Are U.S. Household
Zhao (Ph.D., 2003) is Manager, Market Risk – Capital One.
Dissertation title: Household Debt Service Burden: An Exploration
on the Effect of Credit Constraints.
- Rui Yao
(Ph.D., 2003) is an Associate Professor, University of Missouri,
Columbia. Dissertation title: Patterns of Financial Risk
Yuh (Ph.D. 1998, advisors: Hanna and Montalto) is a
Professor at Ewha Womens University, Seoul, Korea. Dissertation
title: Adequacy of Preparation for Retirement: Mean and
Pessimistic Case Projections.
Wang, (Ph.D., 1997) is VP, Predictive Modeling, Enterprise Fraud
Risk Management at WellsFargo Bank. Dissertation title: An
Empirical Analysis of Household Asset Allocation Based on a Rational
Chen (Ph.D., 1997) is the Chief
Executive Officer, Asia at Dimensional Fund Advisors.
Dissertation title: Household Saving and Portfolio Allocation.
(Jayathirtha) Rao, (Ph.D., 1997, advisors: Hanna and Montalto)
is Director, NC Central Cancer Registry. Dissertation title: Factors
Affecting Household Overspending Behavior.
- Jaimie Sung (Ph.D., 1997) is a Professor, School of
Industrial Management, Korea University of Technology and Education.
Dissertation title: A Structural Analysis of Retirement Funds in
a Family Context: Participation and Investment in Stocks.
Mok (Ph.D., 1995, advisors: Fox and Hanna) is a senior lecturer
at the National Institute of Education, Singapore. Dissertation
title: The Impact of Label Use on Dietary Quality: A Baseline
Study for Evaluating the Nutrition Labeling and Education Act.
Park (Ph.D., 1995) is professor and chairperson of the Dept. of
Management of Technology, William F. Miller School, Konkuk
University. Dissertation title: Child Care Services: Two
Statistical/Econometric Approaches to Household Choice and Demand.
- Hye-Kyung Lee (Ph.D., 1995) was previously a financial
planner with the Pinnacle Advisory Group, a researcher at Seoul
National University, and a lecturer at Konkuk University.
Dissertation title: Direct and Indirect Determinants of Stock
Regina Chang (Ph.D., 1993) is Senior Director, Strategic and
Analytic Consulting Services at Epsilon. Dissertation title: Income
Uncertainty and Household Saving Behavior: An Empirical
DeVaney (Ph.D., 1993) is editor
of the Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal, and a
Professor Emeritus at Purdue University. Dissertation title: An
Empirical Analysis of the Predictive Value of Household Financial
- Mi-Kyung Bae
(Ph.D., 1992) was Associate Professor, Department of Consumer
Information Science, College of Economics & International
Commerce KeiMyung University, Daegu, Korea. Dissertation title:
Analysis of Household Spending Patterns.
Corpus, (Ph.D., 1987, Kansas State University, advisor: Hanna)
is co-chair of the Department of Business Administration and Family
and Consumer Sciences at Shepherd University. Dissertation title:
Contributions to Retirement: A Comparison of One-Earner and
- Carole Bozworth, (Ph.D., 1987, as Prather, Kansas
State University, advisor: Hanna) is a state extension specialist in
consumer and family economics at the University of
Missouri-Columbia. Dissertation title: Ratio Analysis of Personal
Financial Statements: Household Norms.
- Chung-Sook Moon,
(Ph.D., 1986, Kansas State University, advisor: Hanna) is a
Professor in the Consumer Economics Department at Sookmyung Womens’s
University, Seoul, Korea. Dissertation title: An Economic Analysis Of Demand For Child Care As A Function Of Wife’s Labor Force Participation And Other Variables
J. Phipps (Ph.D., 1986, as Buell, Kansas State
University, advisor: Hanna) is an Associate Professor at the
University of Kansas. Dissertation title: Factors Influencing
Rates of Mobile Home Ownership: A Cross-Sectional, Aggregate
- Donna Bronner (Ph.D., 1985, Kansas State University,
advisors: Hanna and Lindamood). Dissertation title: Constraints
to Household Energy Conservation: A Study of Attitudes, Demographic
Variables and Housing Characteristics on Residential Energy
- Lanita Carter (Ph.D., 1986, Kansas State University, advisor:
Hanna) was Director, Centre for Management Development, Faculty of
Business Administration, Memorial University of Newfoundland.
Dissertation title: An Analysis of the Interaction Effects of
Socioeconomic and Demographic Characteristics on the Consumption of
Food Away From Home.
Perch (Ph.D., 1983, Kansas State University, advisors: Lindamood
and Hanna) has a JD and practices law in the Lexington, Kentucky
area. Dissertation title: Housing Quality, Preferences and
Satisfaction of Households With and Without a Disabled Member.
Wagner (Ph.D., 1982, Kansas State University: advisors: Hanna
and Elizabeth McCullough) is an Associate Professor in the College
of Business and Management at the University of Maryland at College
Park. Dissertation title: Family Clothing Consumption: A
Cross-Sectional Comparison of Family Life Cycle and Family
Selected Other Former Graduate Advisees
Xiaoling Zhang, Ph.D. student. Senior Research Assistant, Medical
Center, University of Texas, Houston
Yan Sun, M.S., 2001.