Dr Sigitas Karpavicius

Flinders Business School
Phone: +61 8 82012707
Location: Law Commerce (3.71)
Postal address: GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia


Dr. Sigitas Karpavicius is a lecturer of finance at Flinders Business School, Flinders University, which he joined in 2011. Dr. Karpavicius received his PhD from the University of New South Wales in 2011. Prior to his PhD studies, he obtained MA degree in Economics and Management Science from Humboldt University in Berlin and did research at the Economics Department of the Bank of Lithuania.




Teaching interests

Corporate Finance, Financial Management, Investments

Topic Coordinator:

  • BUSN2021  Management of Financial Institutions
  • BUSN3029  Investments and Portfolio Management
  • BUSN3031  Derivatives and Risk Management
  • BUSN9119  Financial Management
  • BUSN9223  Investments and Portfolio Management
  • BUSN9227  Financial Management

Topic Lecturer:

Research and supervision

Research interests

Capital Structure, Mergers and Acquisitions, Payout Policy, Security Offerings, General Equilibrium Models

Supervisory interests

  • Corporate finance


Refereed journal articles
  • Karpavicius, S. (2014). Dividends: Relevance, Rigidity, and Signaling. JOURNAL OF CORPORATE FINANCE, 25 pp. 289-312. [Link]

Professional and community engagement

Flinders Business School Honours Coordinator
Member of AFA, EFA, FMA, and SFS

Further information

Office hours:

  • Tuesday, 10-12.

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