Manapol Ekkayokkaya is an associate professor of finance at Chulalongkorn University, Thailand. He received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Lincoln University, New Zealand, and Ph.D. from the University of Durham, United Kingdom. His works also appear in Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Empirical Finance, Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, European Financial Management, and Finance Research Letters. Manapol also serves on the editorial board of Review of Behavioral Finance. His current research interests include: mergers and acquisitions; IPOs; and investor heterogeneities.