Vidhi Chhaochharia

Assoc. Professor

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2005Ph.D. , Cornell University
2000M.S. Quantitative Economics, Indian Statistical Institute (Kolkata, India)
1998B.Sc. , Presidency College (Kolkata, India)

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Corporate governance | International finance

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Corporate governance | International finance

Professional Experience

2014 - Associate Professor, Finance, Miami Herbert Business School
2007 - 2013Assistant Professor, Finance, University of Miami School of Business Administration
2011 - 2011Visiting Scholar, Tilburg University
2010 - 2010Visiting Scholar, International Monetary Fund

Honors & Acknowledgements

James MacLamore Summer Research Award, 2007, 2008
Spot Award, World Bank, 2006
Best Paper Award in Corporate Finance (Corporate Governance and Firm Value: The Impact of the 2002 Governance Rules), Southwestern Finance Association, 2005

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Corporate governance; and international finance


With Sandro Andrade The Costs of Sovereign Default:Evidence from the Stock Market (Review of Financial Studies. forthcoming). [Link]

With Dasol Kim, George Korniotis and Alok Kumar Mood, Firm Behavior and Aggregate Economic Outcomes (Journal of Financial Economics. forthcoming). [Link]

With Yaniv Grinstein, Gustavo Grullon and Roni Michaely Product Market Competition and Internal Governance: Evidence from the Sarbanes- Oxley Ac 1405-1424 (63.5 Management Science. 2017).

With Sandro Andrade and Michael Fuerst Sell in May and Go Away" Just Won’t Go Away (69 Financial Analyst Journal. Number 4, 2013).

With Clemens Otto and Vikrant Vig The Unintended Consequences of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (167(1) Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics. 2012).

With Yaniv Grinstein The Changing Structure of US Corporate Boards: 1997-2003 (15(6) Corporate Governance: An International Review. 2007).

With Luc Laeven Corporate Governance, Norms and Practices (Journal of Financial Intermediation. No 18, 2009).

With Alok Kumar and Alexandra Niessen-Ruenzi Local Investors and Corporate Governance (54(1) Journal of Accounting and Economics. 2012).

With Sandro Andrade Information Immobility and Foreign Portfolio Investment ( 23(6) Review of Financial Studies. 2010).

With Yaniv Grinstein CEO Compensation and Board Structure (64(1) Journal of Finance. Feb 2009).

With Yaniv Grinstein Corporate Governance and Firm Value: The Impact of the 2002 Governance Rules (62(4) Journal of Finance. August 2007).