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Prachi Deuskar

Assistant Professor of Finance


PhD Finance, New York University, 2007.
MBA Management, Indian Institute of Management, 2001.
Chartered Accountant Accounting, Institute of Chartered Accountants, 1997.


Lecturer, University of Illinois, 2006 - 2007
Finance Manager, Cummins India Limited, 1997 - 1999
Audit and Tax Assistant, Gadre and Bhide Chartered Accountants, 1994 - 1997

Research Interests

Asset Pricing, Liquidity, Behavioral Finance, Derivatives, Mutual Funds, Hedge Funds


Journal Articles

"Liquidity Effects in OTC Options Markets: Premium or Discount?." P. Deuskar, A. Gupta, M. Subrahmanyam, Journal of Financial Markets, (14) 127-160 2011

"Market Liquidity and Flow-Driven Risk." P. Deuskar, T. Johnson, Review of Financial Studies, (24) 3 721-753 2011
SSRN Abstract

"The Good or the Bad? Which Mutual Fund Managers Join Hedge Funds?." P. Deuskar, J. Pollet, Z. Wang, L. Zheng, Review of Financial Studies, (24) September: 9 3008-3024 2011

Honors and Awards

Jules I. Bogen and Willensky Endowment Fellowships for Advanced Doctoral Students, NYU Stern School of Business , 2005-2006

Gold Medal for second rank, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore , 2001

Ratan Tata Scholarship for excellent academic performance, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore , 2000

First President’s Gold Medal for the best candidate, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India , 1997

Awards for best papers in Financial Management and Direct Taxes, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India , 1997

List of Teachers Ranked Excellent by their Students, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign , 2010-2012


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1206 South Sixth Street
Champaign IL 61820

(217) 244-0604

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