Prof. Tantatape Brahmasrene is Professor of Finance & International Business in College of Business at Purdue University. Dr. Brahmasrene is a 2001 J. William Fulbright Senior Scholar, a 2003 Fulbright Senior Specialists in Thailand and a 2007 Fulbright Senior Specialists in Kazakhstan. He holds an MS from Indiana State University and an MA and PhD from the University of Cincinnati. He earned two professional designations: Certified Financial Planner (1991) and Chartered Financial Consultant (1992). His recent articles appear in selected refereed journals such as Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, Journal of Transnational Management, International Journal of Entrepreneurship, Journal of International Business Research and Managerial Finance.