Professor Warburton researches corporate finance, corporate governance, financial regulation, and law and finance. His research is largely empirical, and focuses on areas where law and finance intersect. Warburton’s research has attracted significant outside funding, including major research grants from the John Templeton Foundation and the World Bank.
Prior to his academic career, he was a banking and finance attorney. In addition to his position at the Whitman School, Warburton also holds an appointment at Syracuse University’s College of Law.
- "The End of Market Discipline? Investor Expectations of Implicit State Guarantees", American Finance Association 2014 Annual Meeting, (with Viral Acharya and Deniz Anginer)
- "The Chrysler Effect: The Impact of Government Intervention on Borrowing Costs", Journal of Banking & Finance, 40, 62-79, 2014, (with Deniz Anginer)
- "Competition in Financial Services: Evidence from British Mutual Funds", Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, 9(4), 827-858, 2012