Meagan McCollum, PhD

Meagan McCollum, PhD
Assistant Professor of Finance
College of Business
Finance, Operations Management and International Business
918-631-3426 Website Helmerich Hall Room 118-E


PhD – Louisiana State University MS – The University of Alabama MBA – Samford University BA – Samford University

Research Interests

real estate finance, household finance, financial intermediation

Teaching Interests

financial institutions, banking, real estate


Journal Articles

  • Calabrese, R., McCollum, M., & Pace, K. (2019). Modelling mortgage decisions using a spatial binary choice model for large imbalanced data.
  • Devine, A., & McCollum, M. (2019). Understanding Social System Drivers of Green Building Innovation Adoption in Emerging Market Countries: The Role of Foreign Direct Investment.
  • McCollum, Meagan, and Gregory Upton, Jr. 2018. “Asymmetric Effects of Housing Wealth on College Enrolment.” Applied Economics Letters 25 (3). Applied Economics Letters: 201–5.

  • McCollum, Meagan, and Gregory Upton. 2018. “Local Labor Market Shocks and Residential Mortgage Payments: Evidence from Shale Oil and Gas Booms.” Resource and Energy Economics 53. Resource and Energy Economics: 162–97.

  • McCollum, Meagan, Hong Lee, and R Pace. 2015. “Deleveraging and Mortgage Curtailment.” Journal of Banking & Finance 60. Journal of Banking & Finance: 60–75.

Working Papers

  • McCollum, M., Narayanan, R., & Pace, R. A Revealed Preference Approach to Estimating Strategic Mortgage Default.
  • McCollum, Meagan, and R Pace. 2018. “Income Stability and Mortgage Default.”

  • McCollum, M., & Milcheva, S. Multifamily Rental Housing and Naturally Occurring Affordability-The Investor Perspective.
  • Decker, R., McCollum, M., & Upton, Jr, G. Firm Dynamics and Local Economic Shocks: Evidence from the Shale Oil and Gas Boom. Working Paper.

Written Case with Instructional Materials


  • McCollum, Meagan. 2015. “Essays on Mortgage Debt Payment.” Louisiana State University. Louisiana State University.

Courses Taught

  • Money and Capital Markets
  • Financial Institutions and Markets

Professional Affiliations

  • American Finance Association
  • American Economic Association
  • American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association
  • Eastern Finance Association
  • American Real Estate Society

Awards & Honors

  • Summer Research Grant 2019
  • Zicklin School of Business Teaching Excellence Award