Dr Karthik Balakrishnan’s research investigates the economic consequences of corporate disclosure, financial reporting and disclosure regulations. His recent research agenda focuses on financial reporting regulations in the banking sector.
His research interests include accounting issues related to financial intermediaries and implications of accounting for the functioning of capital markets. His work has been published in leading academic journals such as the Journal of Finance, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Journal of Accounting Research and The Accounting Review. Prior to joining London Business School, Dr Balakrishnan was an Assistant Professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.