Uday Rajan

Uday Rajan

  • David B. Hermelin Professor of Business Administration
  • Chair and Professor of Finance and Real Estate
Education
  • PhD Stanford University 1995
  • MSIA Carnegie Mellon University 1986
  • BA University of Delhi 1984

Contact Information

Phone
(734) 764-2310
Fax
(734) 936-0279
Email
Room
R5434
Research

Uday Rajan's research focuses on informational frictions such as adverse selection and moral hazard and their effect on market transactions, with recent work on the role of credit ratings in the financial markets and on bank regulation. Uday was a Vice President of Fixed Income Research at Drexel Burnham Lambert in the late 1980s, and received a PhD in Economics from Stanford University in 1995. His research has been published in the American Economic Review, Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics and Review of Financial Studies. He has received the GSAM award for the best paper in the Review of Finance and the NYSE award for the best paper on equity trading at the WFA meetings. He is an Editor of the Review of Corporate Finance Studies and an Associate Editor of the Journal of Finance, and has been an editorial review board member at Marketing Science and an Associate Editor at Management Science. He is a former President of the Finance Theory Group. He has received MBA teaching awards at the Ross School and at Carnegie Mellon, and a PhD teaching award at the Ross School.

Authors
Amiyatosh Purnanandam, Uday Rajan
Published Date
02/2018

Source

Review of Finance
Volume: 
22
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
177-206
Authors
Michael Wellman and Uday Rajan
Published Date
10/2017

Source

Minds and Machines
Volume: 
27
Issue: 
4
Pages: 
609-624
Authors
Limor Golan, Christine Parlour, Uday Rajan
Published Date
02/2015

Source

Review of Corporate Finance Studies
Volume: 
4
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
43-68
Authors
Uday Rajan, Amit Seru, Vikrant Vig
Published Date
02/2015

Source

Journal of Financial Economics
Volume: 
115
Issue: 
2
Pages: 
237-260
Authors
Jonathan Cohn, Uday Rajan
Published Date
04/2013

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The Review of Financial Studies (RFS)
Volume: 
26
Issue: 
4
Pages: 
985--1020
Authors
Andrea Attar, Eloisa Campioni, Gwenael Piaser, Uday Rajan
Published Date
12/2012

Source

Review of Economic Design
Volume: 
16
Issue: 
4
Pages: 
283--296
Authors
Laurens G. Debo, Christine Parlour, Uday Rajan
Published Date
05/2012

Source

Management Science
Volume: 
58
Issue: 
5
Pages: 
0
Authors
Andrea Attar, Eloisa Campioni, Gwenael Piaser, Uday Rajan
Published Date
01/2010

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Games and Economic Behavior
Volume: 
68
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
376-380
Authors
Uday Rajan, Amit Seru, Vikrant Vig
Published Date
05/2010

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American Economic Review
Volume: 
100
Issue: 
2
Pages: 
506-510
Authors
Aradhna Krishna, Uday Rajan
Published Date
09/2009

Source

Management Science
Volume: 
55
Issue: 
9
Pages: 
1469-1485
Authors
Ronald L. Goettler, Christine A. Parlour, Uday Rajan
Published Date
07/2009

Source

Journal of Financial Economics
Volume: 
93
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
67-87

Adverse Selection

Authors
Christine Parlour, Uday Rajan
Published Date
2010

Source

Wiley
Pages: 
13-15
Encyclopaedia of Quantitative Finance
Rama Cont
Illustration of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies
Ross Thought In Action
Study by Professor Uday Rajan and colleagues highlights the lack of regulation in the market.

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