Anurag Gupta

Anurag Gupta, PhD

Associate Dean for Global Initiatives
Faculty Director, MSM-FIN, Shanghai
Department Chair, Banking and Finance
Professor, Banking and Finance
Weatherhead School of Management

Anurag Gupta is a Professor of Finance, Chairman of the Finance department, and Associate Dean for Global Initiatives at the Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University. His research and teaching interests include corporate risk management, development and testing of fixed income option pricing models, evaluation of capital adequacy of financial institutions, hedge fund risk management and regulation, liquidity risk analysis, and credit risk management in the banking industry.

Gupta’s research work has been published in top finance journals like the Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Finance, Journal of Monetary Economics, Journal of Financial Markets, Journal of Banking and Finance and the Journal of Derivatives. His work has been written about in mainstream global media (Wall Street Journal, Reuters, Bloomberg, Financial Post, etc), and he has been interviewed live on CNBC Squawk Box on the financial crisis. Much of his current ongoing research is focused on the problems in the banking industry in the aftermath of the financial crisis.

He won the 2004 FMA Best Paper Award in Fixed Income Research, and has presented research papers at numerous international finance conferences. He was nominated for the MBA Teaching Excellence Award at the Weatherhead School in 2002, 2004, 2007 and 2008. He has conducted several executive education programs in Corporate risk management, Fixed income option modeling, and Advanced risk estimation methods at several institutions across Asia. He is the founding director of the Cleveland Chapter of the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP). Prior to his PhD at NYU-Stern, Gupta worked for over 2 years in general management consulting, and was awarded the Director’s Silver Medal at IIM Calcutta and the President’s Silver Medal at IIT Delhi.

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