Curriculum Vita

Research Interest


General: Financial Institutions; Empirical Corporate Finance
Specific: Institutional Trading and Short Selling; Product Markets; Cross-Listings



1. “The Product Market Impact of Minority Stake Acquisitions”, Management Science, forthcoming. (with A. Nain, University of Iowa)

2. “Can Short Sellers Detect Internal Control Material Weaknesses? Evidence from Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act”, Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance, forthcoming. (with Z. Singer, HEC Montreal, and J. Zhang, University of Alabama Huntsville)

Working Papers


1. “Who is afraid of BlackRock?” (with M. Massa, INSEAD, and D. Schumacher, McGill University). SSRN Link

2. “Who are Informed? The Evidence from Institutional Trades” SSRN Link
    - Western Finance Association (WFA) meetings, 2013, Lake Tahoe, NV
    - SAC Capital Ph.D. Candidate Award for Outstanding Research, WFA, 2013

3. “Cross-Country Competitive Effects of Cross-Listings” (with S. Sarkissian, McGill University). SSRN Link
    - Western Finance Association (WFA) meetings, 2015, Seattle, WA