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Indiana University Bloomington

Doctoral Programs

1960 Notable

From 1960-2013, we prepared nearly 1,200 men and women
for rewarding academic careers — that’s more than any other university.

Shyam Venkatesan

Contact Information

svenkate [at] indiana [dot] edu (E-mail)
Business School

Faculty Web Page

  • Doctoral Student


  • Bloomington


  • PhD, Indiana University, Expected 2014
  • MS in Financial Engineering, University of Michigan, 2006
  • Bachelor's Degree in Commerce, University of Madras, 2003

Professional Interests

Investments, Empirical Asset Pricing

Current Projects

  • Measuring the skill of the fund manager (Job market paper)
  • Overconfidence in money management: Balancing the benefits and costs
  • Dynamic model of flows, compensation, and overconfidence
  • Distress risk: higher or lower expected returns?