Julia Sawicki

Associate Professor

Julia Sawicki

Email: Julia.Sawicki@dal.ca
Phone: 902-494-8996
Fax: 902-494-1107
Mailing Address: 
Kenneth C. Rowe Management Building
6100 University Ave, Rowe 4084
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

Research Topics:
  • Market efficiency
  • Sarbanes-Oxley Act
  • Bankruptcy default
  • Credit ratings
  • Earnings management
  • Mutual funds



  • PhD (Queensland)
  • MBA (Chicago)
  • MM (Catholique de Louvain)
  • BS (Illinois)

Current Teaching

Selected Publications

  • Corporate governance and dividend policy in Southeast Asia pre- and post-crisis  Sawicki, J.  European Journal of Finance 15(2)  (2009)
  • An application of returns-based style analysis to investigating the disappearance of the size premium Sawicki, J.  Journal of Modelling in Management 4(3), 216-34  (2009)
  • Insider trading and earnings management  Sawicki, J. & K. Shrestha  Journal of Business Finance and Accounting 35(4), 331-46  (2008)