Dr. Vichet Sum
Post Doctorate, University of Florida
Ph.D., Southern Illinois University
2117-A Kiah Hall
Personal Website: vichetsum.com
SSRN Author Page: http://ssrn.com/author=1674223
» Curriculum Vitae
A native of Cambodia, Dr. Vichet Sum is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Business, Management and Accounting where he teaches management and finance courses;
Dr. Sum is AACSB academically qualified. His areas of specialization include Financial Theories,
Financial Economics and Econometrics, Financial Management, Managerial and Financial Accounting, Real Estate Finance, Strategic Human Resource Training & Development,
Development Economics, Inferential Statistics, Industrial Management, and Analytical Assessments and Evaluations of the Competitiveness of the Nations.
Dr. Sum is a member of the American Economic Association and American Finance Association.
Dr. Sum completed his Post Doctorate in Finance and Accounting in the Hough Graduate School of Business, University of Florida, in July 2011, through which he obtained his AACSB academically qualified status.
Dr. Sum holds a Ph.D. in Workforce Education and Development [this graduate program is ranked 6th in the United States by the US News and World Report as of 2/20/2012] and a minor in Finance and Economics from Southern Illinois University. He also has a Master of Training and Development in Human Resource Training and Development from Idaho State University and a Master of Management Science in Industrial Management from National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan.
Dr. Sum's first alma mater is the Royal University of Phnom Penh, Cambodia, where he completed his Bachelor of Education in English and Teaching English as a Foreign Language.
When he is not teaching, doing research, or attending various committee meetings, Dr. Sum enjoys watching and attending sport events, traveling to different places, and sampling different dishes.
» Investment & Security Analysis
» Research Methods in Finance
» Management & Organizational Behavior
» Human Resource Management
» Small Business Management & Entrepreneurship
» Professional Development
» Stock Market Efficiency
» Asset Pricing
» Behavioral Finance
» Corporate Finance
» Real Estate Finance
» Financial Intermediaries
» Macroeconomics and Monetary Policy Economics
» Managerial & Financial Accounting
» Strategic Human Resource Management
 Sum, V. (2014). Random effects of business and consumer confidence on stock market returns: Cross-sectional evidence. Economics, Management, and Financial Markets, 9(1), Forthcoming. Link to Article.
 Sum, V. (2013). Can firms with the best training program withstand the storm of economic policy uncertainty? Journal of Business Economics and Management [Taylor & Francis], Forthcoming. Link to article
 Sum, V., & Chorlian, J. (2013). Stock market risk premiums, business confidence and consumer confidence: Dynamic effects and variance decomposition. International Journal of Economics and Finance, Forthcoming. Link to article
 Sum, V. (2013). Economic policy uncertainty and stock market returns. International Review of Applied Financial Issues and Economics. Forthcoming. Link to article
 Sum, V., & Chorlian, J. (2013). Strategic involvement of training professionals in the firm’s business strategies: Evidence from the United States. Global Journal of Business Research, 7(4), 127-134. Link to article
 Sum, V. (2013). The impulse response functions of stock market returns to temperature and precipitation innovations. International Research Journal of Applied Finance, 4(3), 429-450.
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 Sum, V. (2013). Commercial paper rates and stock market excess returns. Journal of Finance and Investment Analysis, 2(1), 77-83. Link to Article
 Sum, V. (2013). Innovation and firm performance: Evidence from the capital market. Journal of Modern Accounting and Auditing, 9(2), 272-277. Link to article
 Sum, V. (2013). Employee benefits and stock returns: A look at health care benefits. Accounting and Taxation, 5(1), 1-8. Link to article
 Sum, V. (2013). Economic policy uncertainty in the United States and Europe: A cointegration test. International Journal of Economics and Finance, 5(2), 98-101. Link to article
 Sum, V. (2013). The orthogonal response of stock returns to dividend yield and price-to-earnings innovations. Accounting and Finance Research, 2(1), 47-53. Link to Article
 Sum, V. (2013). Impulse response functions and causality test of financial stress and stock market risk premiums. International Journal of Financial Research, 4(1), 1-4. Link to article
 Sum, V. (2012). Most admired companies: Admirable performance. Journal of Applied Finance and Banking, 2(6), 191-199. Link to article
 Sum, V., & Fanta, F. (2012). Long-run relation and speed of adjustment of economic policy uncertainty and excess return volatility. International Research Journal of Finance and Economics, 102, 6-12. Link to article
 Sum, V., & Brown, K. (2012). Real estate sector response to economic policy uncertainty shocks. International Research Journal of Applied Finance, 3(12), 1739-1747. Link to article
 Sum, V. (2012). Financial stress and economic policy uncertainty: Impulse response function and causality. International Research Journal of Applied Finance, 3(11), 1633-1637.
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 Sum, V. (2012). The effect of economic policy uncertainty in the US on the stock market performance in Canada and Mexico. International Journal of Economics and Finance, 4(11), 165-171. Link to article
 Sum, V. (2012). Economic policy uncertainty and stock market performance: Evidence from the European Union, Croatia, Norway, Russia, Switzerland, Turkey and Ukraine. Journal of Money, Investment and Banking, 25, 99-104. Link to article
 Sum, V. (2012). Does economic policy uncertainty in the United States affect stock market performance in Europe? International Research Journal of Finance and Economics, 98, 40-45.
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 Sum, V. (2012). The impulse response functions of economic policy uncertainty and stock market returns: A Look at the Eurozone. Journal of International Finance Studies, 12(3), 100-105. Link to article
 Sum, V., & Chorlian, J. (2012). Stock returns and employee turnover. International Economics and Finance Journal, 7(2), 347-354. Link to article
 Sum, V. (2012). Most ethical companies and stock performance: empirical evidence. International Research Journal of Applied Finance, 3(8), 1286-1292. Link to article
 Lim, S., Sum, V., & Khun, C. (2012). Interest rate sensitivity of stock returns: Effects across the maturity profile and direction of interest rate changes. International Research Journal of Applied Finance, 3(8), 1151-1162. Link to article
 Sum, V. (2012). Workforce diversity and stock returns. International Research Journal of Finance and Economics, 92, 82-86. Link to article
 Lim, S., Khun, C, & Sum, V. (2012). On the functional forms and stability of money demand: The U.S., Japan and Australia. Research in Business and Economics Journal, 6, 150-168.
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 Sum, V. (2012). Stock performance and the firm's training program. International Research Journal of Applied Finance, 3(5), 554-559. Link to article
 Sum, V. (2012). A comparison of strategic involvement of training professionals employed in small, medium and large firms. Academy of Business Journal, 2, 63-71. Link to article
 Lin, J. C., & Sum, V. (2012). Bank ownership and performance in Taiwan: Do politics matter? Journal of Finance and Accountancy, 10, 12-30. Link to article
 Sum, V. (2011). Integrating training in business strategies means greater impact of training on the firm’s competitiveness. Research in Business and Economics Journal, 4, 1-19. Link to article
 Sum, V. (2010). The January and size effects on stock returns: More evidence. International Journal of Applied Accounting and Finance, 1(1), 47-52. Link to article
 Brown, K., & Sum, V. (2010). Determinants of dividend payments. International Journal of Applied Accounting and Finance, 1(1), 40-46. Link to article
 Sum, V., McCaskey, S. J., & Kyeyune, C. (2010). A survey research of satisfaction levels of graduate students enrolled in a nationally ranked top-10 program at a mid-western university. Research in Higher Education Journal, 7(2), 1-17. Link to article
 Sum, V. (2009). Strategic integration of training and innovation: Significantly connected. Journal of Global Information Technology, 4(1-2), 7-20. Link to article
 Sum, V. (2007). A framework for managing training programs to enhance organizational operation performance. Online Journal for Workforce Education and Development, 2. Retrieved from
http://opensiuc.lib.siu.edu/ojwed/vol2/iss3/6/ Link to article
 Lin, C., Hsieh, H., Yuok, N., Savary, C., & Sum, V. (2004). Evaluating the competitiveness of least-developed countries - the example of Cambodia. Asia Pacific Management Review, 9(2), 205-227. Link to article