Klaus Beckmann

Klaus Beckmann

Assistant Professor


Beacom Hall 329

Phone: (605) 658-6562

Email: Klaus.Beckmann@usd.edu

Teaching Interests:

Bank Management, Financial Institutions Risk Management, Corporate Finance, Managerial Finance

Research Interests:

International Asset Pricing, Banking, Real Estate Finance


  • Ph D, Business Administration, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, 2016
  • MBA, Finance, University of Texas-Pan American, 2013
  • Diplom-Wirtschaftjurist (Graduate in Business Law), Business Law, Leuphana University, 2008

Licensures and Certifications:

  • Teaching Online Certification, Blackboard Learn
  • Certified Banker, German Chamber of Industry and Commerce


Citations listed below are presented in a standardized, modified format for display purposes only. They do not necessarily reflect the preferred style and conventions of the faculty member or discipline.

  • Beckmann, Klaus, Wang, Daphne, and Ngo, Thanh. The Informational Content of ADR Mispricing, 1-14. Journal of Multinational Financial Management, 2015.
  • Beckmann, Klaus, and Jin, Changa. The Impact of REIT Ratings on Stock Price and Shareholder Wealth, 134-146. Vol. 16(2). International Real Estate Review, 2013.

Awards and Honors:

  • Scholarship, James R. Shawn Sr., 2012
  • Endowed Scholarship, H.E.B., 2011
  • Scholarship, Selden Leavell, 2011
  • MBA Outstanding Student of the Year, University of Texas-Pan American, 2010
  • Scholarship, Jones, 2010
  • Scholarship, William Randolph Hearst Foundation, 2010


  • Beckmann, Klaus, Escobari, Diego, Ngo, Thanh. The Real Earnings Management of Cross-listing Firms. Presented at the Financial Management Association Annual Meeting, Boston, MS. (October 12, 2017)
  • Beckmann, Klaus, Wang, Daphne, Ngo, Thanh. The Informational Content of ADR Mispricing. Presented at the Southern Finance Association Annual Meeting, Captiva Island, FL. (November 2015)
  • Beckmann, Klaus. Domestic and Global Equity Offerings: Differences in Underpricing and Performance of Identical Firms. Presented at the Financial Management Association Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA. (October 2012)
  • Beckmann, Klaus. The Strategies of Multinational Enterprises: Regional, Global, or Both?. Presented at the Academy of International Business, Houston, TX. (October 2011)