Yulia B. Ilina

Associate Professor, Department of Finance and Accounting

Head, Research Programmes Committee

 

 

E-mail: jilina@gsom.pu.ru

 

 

EDUCATION AND ACADEMIC DEGREES

  • Candidate of Science (Economics), St. Petersburg State University, 1999
  • Specialist Degree (Economics), Leningrad State University, 1994

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS 

  • Corporate Governance
  • Financial Markets

 

INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

  • Strategic Management Seminar, Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley, 2008
  • Finance for Executives Programme, J. L. Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, 2008
  • Professional Development Programme “Innovative methods in teaching”, Harvard Business School, 2007
  • Seminar “Understanding and Teaching Entrepreneurship”, UC Berkeley, Haas School of Business, 2001
  • Internship: UC Berkeley, Haas School of Business, 1996, 2002
  • Internship: Pittsburgh University, School of Business, Center for Russian and East-European Studies, 1995, 1996-1997

 

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • European Finance Association (EFA), 2012-2014
  • International Corporate Governance Society (ICGS), 2015 -
  • International Management Research Academy (IMRA), 2012-2014
  • Eurasia Business and Economics Society (EBES), 2010 –
  • European Accounting Association (EAA), 2009 –
  • World Association for Case Method Research & Application (WACRA®), 2007-2008

 

OTHER PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Administrative positions

  • Head of Research Commission, 2014 –.
  • Member of Curriculum Development Commission, 2013 – 2015.
  • Member of Editorial Board, Journal “Vestnik Sankt-Peterburgskogo Universiteta” (Herald of St.Petersburg State University). Management Series. 2002–2009, 2012 –.  
  • Associate Director for Bachelor Programs, 2010-2013.
  • Deputy Head of Department of Finance and Accounting, Graduate School of Management, 2001-2010.

 

Journal Editorial Boards

  • Vestnik (Herald) of St. Petersburg State University, Management Series, 2002–2004 (Managing Editor), 2002– 2009 (member of Editorial Board)

 

 RESEARCH GRANTS

  • Research Grant for the project “Corporate boards diversity and corporate performance in Russia” // Research project, St.Petersburg State University. 2014-2016 (together with I. Berezinets, T. Garanina, M. Smirnov)
  • Research Grant for the project “Dividend policy and corporate governance: a study of Russian open joint-stock companies” // Research project, St.Petersburg State University. 2014-2015 (together with I. Berezinets, M. Smirnov)
  • Research Grant for the project “Owners, Boards, Managers and the Private Benefits of Control: A Study of Dual Class Stock Firms in Russia (together with I. Berezinets, A. Muravyev), 2010-2011 (Economics Education and Research Consortium (EERC))
  • Research Grant for the project “Owners, Boards, Managers and Employees: an Empirical Analysis of the link between Corporate Governance and Employment Policy of the Firm” (together with I. Berezinets, A. Muravyev), 2010 (Moscow Public Science Foundation)

 

SELECTED RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS

Papers in Academic Journals

  • Reaction of the Russian Stock Market to Dividends Announcements: Empirical Study // Vestnik (Herald) of St. Petersburg University. Management Series. 2015. Vol 1. P. 44-90 (with I. Berezinets, L. Bulatova, M. Smirnov) 
  • The structure of corporate boards and private benefits of control: Evidence from the Russian stock exchange // International Review of Financial Analysis. 2014. Vol. 34. P. 247-261 (with Muravyev A.,Berezinets I.)
  • Dividends on Common and Preferred Shares: the Relationship with the Ownership Concentration in Russian Public Companies // Journal of Economic and Social Development. Vol. 1. № 2. 2014 (with L. Alexeeva, I. Berezinets)
  • Corporate Conflicts and Financial Performance // Vestnik (Herald) of St. Petersburg University. Management Series. 2014. Vol. 2. P. 68-103 (with I. Berezinets, D. Fakhritdinova)
  • Board Structure and Financial Performance of Russian Public Companies // Vestnik St.Peterburgskogo Universiteta (Herald of St.Petersburg University). Management series. 2013. Vol. 3 (with I. Berezinets, A. Cherkasskaya).
  • Corporate Governance Conflicts and Employment and Wage Policies of Companies // Russian Management Journa.l 2012.  Volume 10.  Issue 2 (with A. Muravyev, I. Berezinets) (in Russian).
  • Ownership Concentration and Dividend Policy: A Study of Russian Public Companies // Vestnik (Herald) of St. Petersburg University. Management Series. 2011. Issue 3. P. 3-31 (with I. Berezinets, L. Alexeeva) (in Russian).
  • Ownership Structure and Dividend Policy: A Study of Russian Companies // Vestnik (Herald) of St. Petersburg University. Management Series. 2011. Issue 4. P. 3-31 (with I. Berezinets, L. Alexeeva) (in Russian).
  • Transformation of Organizational Forms and Corporate Governance: Empirical Study of Russian Companies // Vestnik (Herald) of St. Petersburg University. Management Series. 2009. Issue. 4. P. 51-76 (with I. Berezinets) (in Russian).
  • Change of Organizational Form of Russian Companies and Financial Performance // Vestnik (Herald) of St. Petersburg University. Management Series. 2008. Vol. 1 (with I. Berezinets) (in Russian).
  • Electronic Corporate Governance: Considering Stakeholders Interests // Vestnik (Herald) of St. Petersburg University. Management Series. 2007. Vol. 1. P. 128-152 (with A. Bukhvalov, O. Bandalyuk) (in Russian).
  • Russian Mutual Funds Performance Specifics and Evaluation (Managing Company AVK “Dvortsovaya Ploshad” Mutual Funds Experience // Vestnik (Herald) of St. Petersburg University. Management Series. 2003. Issue 4. P. 106-132 (with E. Romanyuk) (in Russian).  

 

Research Reports

  • Corporate Governance Practices in Russia: Defining the Boundaries of a National Model: Expert-Analytical Report. Moscow, Russian Managers Association. 2011 (with M. Elfimova, I. Zotova, I. Berezinets, I. Korotetskiy, Yu. Ovchinnikov, R. Sharman) (in Russian).

 

Chapters in Books

  • Corporate Governance: Issues of Application and Evaluation of Russian Companies. St. Petersburg, Publishing Centre “Graduate School of Management”, 2012 (editor A. Bukhvalov; with D. Volkov, O.Bandalyuk, I. Berezinets, T. Garanina) (in Russian)
  • National Corporate Governance Model and Specificity of Information Disclosure (Chapter 4) // St. Petersburg, Publishing Centre “Graduate School of Management”, 2012 (with Bandalyuk O.V., Bukhvalov A. V.) (in Russian)
  • Organizational Forms Transformation of Russian Companies and Ownership Concentration: Empirical Evidence from Large Russian Companies (Chapter 3) // St. Petersburg, Publishing Centre “Graduate School of Management”, 2012 (with Bandalyuk O.V., Bukhvalov A. V.) (in Russian)
  • Analysis of the Impact of Corporate Governance Factors and Firm Performance on Russian Companies Organizational Form Change // “Modernization of economy and globalization”. HSE Publishing, Moscow, 2009 (with I. Berezinets) (in Russian).
  • The Choice of Organizational Form for Russian Small and Medium-Sized Companies: Results of the Pilot Study // Proceedings of Academy of Innovation and Entrepreneurship 2008. Ed. by G. Wu, J. Gao, X. Gao, W. Xie. 2008. P. 314–319 (with I. Berezinets).
  • Change of organizational forms of Russian companies and corporate governance. In “Corporate governance: problems and practice, Ulyanovsk, 2007 (together with I. Berezinets)
  • Organizational form choice for Russian companies: empirical study goals (together with A. Bukhvalov, O. Bandaljuk, I. Oskolkov). In «Corporate governance and companies valuation». Materials of conference «Public sector transition: efficient management problems». St.Petersburg. Graduate School of Management, 2006. 
  • Financial and currency indicators change: comparative analysis.  In “Contemporary problems of comparative studies”. St.Petersburg, 2001 (together with S. Kotelkin).
  • Mortgage lending in Russia today: development stages // Canada college. St.Petersburg, SPbGU, 2000.  
  • Real estate brokerage firm in modern Russia (together with S. Maximov) // Modern firm: Russian and international experience / Ed. by A. Demin. St.Petersburg, SpbGU, 1999.  
  • Real estate financial markets. In «Present-day management problems». St-Petersburg, 1998.
  • Russian bankers as an elite social and professional group // In “Banks and bankers in Russia: economic and social capital” / Ed. by N. Dinello. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh, 1997 (together with G. Eremicheva).  

 

Case Studies

  • ZAO Avesta: Development of an Entrepreneurial Company in the Russian Insurance Market  // ECCH. Ref # 809-044-1. Teaching note # 809-044-8. 2009 (together with G. Shirokova)
  • Working out measures for leading the trading company of bread industry LLC Tsarsky chleb out of crisis: financial aspects // ECCH. Ref # 107-056-1. Teaching note # 107-056-8. 2007. (together with T. Tumarova, O. Bandaljuk).

Courses taught at GSOM

  • Corporate Finance (Master in International Management, Executive MBA)
  • Corporate Governance and Value-Based Management (Executive MBA)
  • International Financial Management (Bachelor Program)