William Grieser is currently an assistant professor of finance in the A.B. Freeman School of Business. Grieser’s Research focuses on corporate finance, with a particular emphasis on panel data econometrics, intangible investments, financial constraints, and corporate credit ratings. Prior to coming to the Freeman School, he spent the last two years of his doctoral studies as a visiting PhD student at the University of Texas at Austin. He received his Ph.D. in Finance from Michigan State University in 2015 and bachelors’ degrees from Texas State University in Applied Mathematics (B.S.) and Finance (BBA).