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Dr. Vikram Nanda holds the $2 million Albert R. Gamper Jr. Chair in Finance. Before joining Rutgers Business School’s Department of Finance and Economics in 2013, Nanda held academic positions at Georgia Tech, Arizona State University, University of Michigan and the University of Southern California.
Nanda has a broad range of research interests and has published several scholarly articles in journals such as the Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies, and Journal of Financial Economics. His work on multi-market trading received the best paper award at the RFS-WFA-NYSE Market Microstructure Symposium (1991). His articles at the Journal of Finance have been nominated twice for the Smith Breeden prize (1993, 1995), and he has twice received research awards from the Q-Group for his work on hedge funds. He has regularly served on the program committees for meetings of the Western Finance Association, the European Finance Association, and the Financial Intermediation Research Society.
Nanda is the co-author of Finance for Strategic Decision-Making with M.P. Narayanan (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2004). He also has contributed articles to non-academic publications such as Barron's.
Nanda received his doctoral degree from the University of Chicago and his MBA from Yale University. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur.
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