Dr Karthik Balakrishnan’s research investigates the economic consequences of corporate disclosure, financial reporting quality and disclosure regulations. He has also studied the interaction between accounting and stock market efficiency. He has research interests in credit markets and the real effects of credit market conditions.
His work has been published in leading academic journals including the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Accounting and Economics and the Journal of Accounting Research. Prior to joining London Business School, Dr Balakrishnan was an Assistant Professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.