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Vidhi  Chhaochharia

Vidhi Chhaochharia

Associate Professor, Finance

(305) 284-5265
Jenkins 514H

Research Interests

  • Corporate Governance
  • International Finance

Selected Publications

Corporate Governance and Firm Value: The Impact of the 2002 Governance Rules (with Yaniv Grinstein), Journal of Finance, Vol 62. No. 4 August 2007.

CEO Compensation and Board Structure (with Yaniv Grinstein), Journal of Finance, Vol 64, No.1, Feb 2009.

Information Immobility and Foreign Portfolio Investment (with Sandro Andrade), Review of Financial Studies, 23(6), 2010.

Local Investors and Corporate Governance,(with Alok Kumar and Alexandra Niessen-Ruenzi), Journal of Accounting and Economics, 54(1), 2012

Corporate Governance, Norms and Practices (with Luc Laeven), Journal of Financial Intermediation, No 18, 2009.

The Changing Structure of US Corporate Boards: 1997-2003 (with Yaniv Grinstein), Corporate Governance: An International Review, 15(6), 2007.

The Unintended Consequences of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act,(with Clemens Otto and Vikrant Vig), Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, 167(1), 2012,

"Sell in May and Go Away" Just Won’t Go Away, (with Sandro Andrade and Michael Fuerst),Financial Analyst Journal , Volume 69, Number 4, 2013 

Product Market Competition and Internal Governance: Evidence from the Sarbanes- Oxley Act, (with Yaniv Grinstein, Gustavo Grullon and Roni Michaely), Management Science, forthcoming

Teaching and Professional Experience

  • International Finance


  • Ph.D., Cornell University, Ithaca, 2005
  • M.S., Quantitative Economics, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India, 2000
  • B.Sc., Presidency College, Kolkata, India, 1998


  • Corporate Governance
  • International Finance

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