arnab

Name Card

Name: 
Arnab Bhattacharya
Position: 
Assistant Professor
Academic Group: 
Finance and Control
Phone No.: 
+91 33 2467 8300 (Extn. 2020)
Contact Details: 
M-309, New Academic Building, IIM Calcutta
Personal Details: 
I am not offering any summer / winter internship projects under me currently.
Email (@iimcal.ac.in): 
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Academics

Academic Background: 
B. Tech. (IIT Kharagpur), MBA (PGDM from IIM Ahmedabad), Ph.D. (Fellow from IIM Calcutta)
Courses Taught: 
Corporate Finance, Equity Financing, Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management, Financial Risk Management, Empirical Accounting Research, Financial Econometrics

Experience

Work Experience: 
Assistant Professor, Finance & Control Group (IIM Calcutta, 2018 - Present) Assistant Professor, Finance & Accounting Area (IIM Indore, 2015 - 2018) Associate, Investment Banking Division (UBS, 2007 - 2009) Production and Assembly Operations Engineer (Tata-Hitachi, 2004 - 2005)
Current Projects: 
Impact of Audit Failure on Clients of Big 4 Auditors Financial Implications of Discretionary Retirement Benefits Examination of Intraday Limit Order Book Characteristics in IPO Aftermarkets

Research

Journal Publications: 
Innovations in Financing: The Impact of Anchor Investors in Indian IPOs. (2020). European Financial Management. (co-authored) An Empirical Analysis of Audit Pricing and Auditor Selection: Evidence from India. (2019). Managerial Auditing Journal. (co-authored) Innovations in New Venture Financing: Evidence from Indian SME IPOs. (2017). Global Finance Journal. An Examination of Adverse Selection Risk in Indian IPO After-Markets using High Frequency Data. (2014). International Journal of Economic Sciences. (co-authored)
Conferences: 
(2019) An Empirical Analysis of Audit Pricing and Auditor Selection: Evidence from India, presented at Eastern Finance Association (EFA) Conference (Florida, USA). (2018) Financial Implications of Discretionary Retirement Benefits, presented in the South Western Finance Association (SWFA) Conference (New Mexico, US). (2017) An Empirical Study of Association between Old-Age Employee Benefits and Firm Performance, presented at the International Conference on Financial Markets & Corporate Finance (IIT Kharagpur). (2016) Intraday Liquidity Provision with Limit Orders in IPO Aftermarkets: Evidence from India, presented at the Vietnam Symposium in Banking and Finance (Hanoi, Vietnam). (2015) Does Institutional Participation Enhance IPO Performance? Evidence from the Indian Capital Market, presented at IFABS Oxford Conference (Oxford, London and Hangzhou, China). (2014) Role of Retail Investor Participation in Developing Secondary Market Liquidity for Indian IPOs, presented at the Eastern Finance Association (EFA) Conference (Pennsylvania, USA).
Research Interests: 
Corporate Finance, Market Microstructure, Empirical Accounting Issues