Francis Boabang

Full Professor
Sobey School of Business
Finance Info Sys and Mgmt Science

Faculty Member Information


Financial Modeling and behavioral Finance


Ph.D., Finance and Econometrics, Simon Fraser University, 1986
M.A., Economics, University of Saskatchewan, 1981
M.S., Statistics, University of Ghana, 1977
Graduate Diploma in Statistics, , University of Ghana, 1975
B.A., Economics, Mathematics and Education, University of Cape Coast, 1973

Academic Work Experience

2016 - Present, Chair, Department of Finance, Information Systems and Management Science, Saint Mary's University
2002 - 2015, Professor of Finance, and Director, Master of Finance Program , Saint Mary's University
1996 - Present, Head, Division of Finance , Saint Mary’s University
1993 - 1999, Chair, Department of Finance, Information Systems and Management Science , Saint Mary's University

Teaching: Course / Program Development

1985/03 - Present, Teaching Areas

Scholarly Contributions

Journal Articles

Boabang Francis. "The Opening, Short, Medium and Long-Term Performance of Canadian Unit Trust IPOs", Journal of Business Finance and Accounting 32 (Spring - 2005), 1519-1536

Service: Institutional Committees

Member of the Faculty of Graduate Studies Council, 2001/03 - None (Member)