Alice Bonaime

Associate Professor of Finance
Philip Rhoads Endowed Professor in Finance
Alice Bonaime

McClelland Hall 315L
1130 E. Helen St. 
P.O. Box 210108
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0108


Areas of Expertise

Empirical corporate finance
Insider trading
Mergers and acquisitions
Payout policy

Alice Bonaimé is an Associate Professor of Finance and the Philip Rhoads Endowed Professor in Finance at Eller College of Management. Alice researches empirical corporate finance with a focus on share buybacks and mergers and acquisitions. Her research has been published in various academic journals (Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Management Science, The Accounting Review, Journal of Corporate Finance, and Critical Finance Review) and cited by top news outlets such as The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Bloomberg, and National Public Radio. Alice teaches corporate finance to undergraduate and MBA/MSF students and has earned several teaching awards, including being named one of the Poets & Quants Favorite Business Professors.


  • FIN 391 Preceptorship - Fall
  • FIN 412 Corporate Financial Problems - Fall
  • FIN 512 Advanced Corporate Finance - Fall



  • PhD in Finance, University of Florida
  • Certificate of Applied Statistics, University of South Carolina
  • International MBA, University of South Carolina
  • BS in Mathematics, BA in French, College of Charleston