Best Paper Award, Financial Research Association, 2009 and Finalist, Harvard Business Review/McKinsey "Management Innovation of the Year" 2012 for "Dynamic CEO Compensation."
Rising Star in Corporate Governance, 2011.
One of the 50 Best Inventions of 2010 by Time Magazine for "The Responsible Homeowner Reward: An Incentive-Based Solution to Strategic Mortgage Default."
Moskowitz Prize for Best Paper in Socially Responsible Investing, 2007 and FIR-PRI Prize for Best Paper in Finance and Sustainability, 2011 for "Does the Stock Market Fully Value Intangibles?"
Dorinda and Mark Winkeman Distinguished Scholar, 2009.
Honourable Mention, Terker Prize in Investment Research, 2009.
1st Place, NYU Glucksman Prize for Best Working Paper in Finance for "Tractability in Incentive Contracting" 2008/9.
Finalist, Smith-Breeden Prize for Best Paper in the Journal of Finance and Best Paper Award at Caesarea Center 3rd Annual Conference for "Sports Sentiment and Stock Returns" 2007.
Goldman Sachs & Co. Research Fellowship, 2007-14.
Runner-Up, Spaengler IQAM Prize for Best Paper in the Review of Finance and McGraw-Hill/Irwin Best Paper in Corporate Finance Award, FMA, for "Inside Debt" 2006.
Wharton MBA Excellence in Teaching Award (2010, 2012, 2013)
Wharton MBA Core Teaching Award (2007, 2008)
Wharton MBA Core Curriculum Award (“goes above and beyond the call of duty”) (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013)
Wharton MBA Core Curriculum Award (“tough, but we’ll thank this professor in 5 years”) (2008, 2013)
Wharton MBA Teaching Commitment and Curricular Innovation Award (2012)
MIT Graduate Teaching Award, 2006-7
MIT Sloan Outstanding Teaching Assistant of the Year, 2004-5