John Knopf

Director of UCONN School of Business at Stamford, Associate Professor

Masters of Business Administration – Part-time (PMBA), Undergraduate Business

Education/Professional Certification:

M.Phil., Ph.D. New York University

MBA Loyola College

BA Ithaca College

Areas of Expertise:

Corporate Finance, Corporate Control, Mergers and Acquisitions, Initial Public Offerings, Banking, Investments

Select Publications:

“The Role of the Chief Legal Officer in Corporate Governance”
(2015) (authors: John Knopf, Robert Bird, Paul Borochin)
Publisher: Journal of Corporate Finance

“Do Wrongful Discharge Laws Impair Firm Performance”
(2009) (authors: John Knopf, Robert Bird)
Publisher: Journal of Law and Economics

“Minority Shareholder Protections and the Private Benefits of Control for Swedish Mergers”
(2004) (authors: John Knopf, Martin Holmen)
Publisher: Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis

“The Price and Volatility Sensitivities of Managerial Stock Option Portfolios and Corporate Hedging”
(2002) (authors: John Knopf, Joahn Nam, John Thornton)
Publisher: Journal of Finance


John Knopf
Contact Information
Phone(203) 251-8568
Office Location1.30A