Thomas SpringerProfessor of Finance and Real Estate
Office: 324 - E Sirrine Hall
PhD (Real Estate)
MBA (Finance and Real Estate)
Real Estate Principles
ProfileTom received his Ph.D. in Real Estate from the University of Georgia and first joined the Clemson University faculty in 1988. From 1992 to 2005, his career took him to Florida Atlantic University. Professor Springer returned to Clemson in 2005. At Clemson, he teaches real estate classes at the undergraduate level. He currently serves as the Secretary of the American Real Estate Society, henceforth making Clemson University its home address. The Society publishes six real estate journals: the Journal of Real Estate Research, the Journal of Real Estate Portfolio Management, the Journal of Housing Research, the Journal of Real Estate Literature, the Journal of Real Estate Practice and Education and the Journal of Sustainable Real Estate. Professor Springer is currently serving on the editorial boards of the Journal of Real Estate Research, the Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Managerial Finance, the Journal of Financial Research and the Journal of Housing Research.
“Insider Trading in REITs: Evidence from Informed Stock Option Exercise Around Seasoned Equity Offerings” Journal of Real Estate Research, forthcoming 2014 (with B. Cline, X. Fu and T. Tang)