Michael H. Moffett is Continental Grain Professor in Finance at the Thunderbird School of Global Management. He was formerly an associate professor of finance at Oregon State University. He has also held teaching or research appointments at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; the Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C.; the University of Hawaii at Manoa; the Aarhus School of Business (Denmark); the Helsinki School of Economics and Business Administration (Finland); the International Centre for Public Enterprises (Yugoslavia); and the University of Colorado, Boulder.
Professor Moffett received a B.A. (economics) from the University of Texas at Austin (1977), an M.S. (resource economics) from Colorado State University (1979), an M.A. (economics) from the University of Colorado, Boulder (1983), and his Ph.D. (economics) from the University of Colorado, Boulder (1985).
He has authored, coauthored, or contributed to a number of books, articles, and other publications. He has coauthored two books with Art Stonehill and David Eiteman, Multinational Business Finance and Fundamentals of Multinational Finance. His articles have appeared in the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Journal of International Money and Finance, Journal of International Financial Management and Accounting, Contemporary Policy Issues, Brookings Discussion Papers in International Economics, and others. He has contributed to a number of collected works including the Handbook of Modern Finance, the International Accounting and Finance Handbook, and the Encyclopedia of International Business. He is also coauthor of books on multinational business with Michael Czinkota and Ilkka Ronkainen, International Business, 8th edition, and The Global Oil and Gas Industry: Strategy, Finance, and Management, with Andrew Inkpen.
Moffett has served as an executive education consultant to numerous global companies and organizations, including ADP, BP, ExxonMobil, Fluor Corporation, Solar Turbines/Caterpillar, IBM, Kimberly-Clarke, Kelloggs, Mattel, Statoil, the East Asiatic Company, ONGC of India, Brasil Telecom, Hypertherm, Vitro de Mexico, Woodward Governor, Briggs & Stratton, SK of Korea, Juniper Networks, State Farm, Phelps Dodge, RasGas of Qatar, Texaco, Legrand, Teleflex, Engelhard, EDS, General Motors, Dow Chemical, Pfizer, and Ranbaxy of India.