BS (Delhi) MS MBA MiF (Illinois) PhD (Columbia)
London Business School Term Associate Professor of Finance
‘Did Securitization Lead to Lax Screening? Evidence from Subprime Loans’, Quarterly Journal of Economics (with Ben Keys, Tanmoy Mukherjee and Amit Seru); ‘How Law Affects Lending’, Review of Financial Studies (with Rainer Haselmann and Katharina Pistor); ‘Financial Regulation and Securitization: Evidence from Subprime Loans’, Journal of Monetary Economics (with Ben Keys, Tanmoy Mukherjee and Amit Seru); ‘Securitization and Distressed Loan Renegotiation: Evidence from the Subprime Mortgage Crisis’, Journal of Financial Economics (with Tomasz Piskorski and Amit Seru), ‘Lender Screening and the Role of Securitization: Evidence from Prime and Subprime Mortgage Markets’, Review of Financial Studies (with Ben Keys and Amit Seru).
Corporate finance theory, empirical corporate finance, bankruptcy, law and finance, corporate governance, incentives, financial contracting and organisational economics.
Instructor, Department of Economics, Columbia University.