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Amrita Nain
Assistant Professor
Contact
319-335-1017
Office
S236 Pappajohn Business Building (PBB)
Academic history 
PhD in Finance, University of Michigan, 2005
MSc in Finance and Economics, University of Warwick, 1997
BA in Economics, University of Delhi, 1996
Selected publications 

The Product Market Impact of Minority Stake Acquisitions. Amrita Nain, Yan Wang, Management Science (forthcoming)

Mutual Fund Skills and the Performance of Corporate Acquirers. Amrita Nain, Tong Yao, Journal of Financial Economics, 2013

It Pays to Follow the Leader: Acquiring Targets Picked by Private Equity. Amy Dittmar, Di Li, Amrita Nain, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 2012

Horizontal Acquisitions and Buying Power: A Product Market Analysis. Sugato Bhattacharyya, Amrita Nain, Journal of Financial Economics, 2011, vol 99, 97-115

Market Valuation and Acquisition Quality: Empirical Evidence. Christa Bouwman, Kathleen Fuller, Amrita Nain, Review of Financial Studies, 2009, vol 22, 633-679

Does Insider Trading Regulation Deter Private Information Trading? International Evidence. Artem A. Durnev, Amrita Nain, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, 2007, vol 15, 409-433

Working papers 

The role of divestitures in horizontal mergers: Evidence from product and stock markets. Amrita Nain, Yiming Qian

Other work 

Strategic Risk Management and Product Market Competition. Tim Adam, Amrita Nain, Advances in Risk Management, Palgrave Macmillan Special Research Volume (forthcoming)

Presentations 

The role of divestitures in horizontal mergers: Evidence from product and stock markets. Mitsui Finance Symposium , Ann Arbor, Michigan, June 2016

Industry life cycle and merger performance. Midwest Finance Association Meetings, Chicago, 2015

The role of divestitures in horizontal mergers: Evidence from product and stock markets. American Finance Association Meetings, Boston, January 2015

The Anti Competitive Effects of Minority Stake Acquisitions. Western Finance Association Meetings 2012, Las Vegas, June 19-21, 2012

Ipo Waves, Information Spillovers, And Analyst Biases. Northern Finance Association Meeting, Winnipeg Manitoba, 2010

Horizontal Acquisitions and Buying Power: A Product Market Analysis. Western Finance Association Meetings, Montana, 2007

Horizontal Acquisitions and Buying Power: A Product Market Analysis. Empirical research in corporate finance, Eugene, Oregon, 2006

Corporate Risk Management in an industry setting: An empirical investigation. 16th Annual Conference on Financial Economics and Accounting, Chapel Hill, 2005

Corporate risk management in an industry setting: An empirical investigation. American Finance Association Meetings, Philadelphia, 2005

Committees and professional service 
Elected Faculty Council, 2015 - Current
Faculty Advisor Alpha Kappa Psi (Alpha Xi Chapter), 2014 - Current
Journal Ranking Committee, 2015
TCOB Faculty/Staff Campaign, 2013 - 2014
Recruiting Committee, 2012 - 2013