Sudhir S. Jaiswall

Sudhir S. Jaiswall


Associate Professor
Academic Group: Finance and Control


Phone No.: +91-33-7121-2136
Email ID.: sudhir


Personal Details:

Note: I do not provide any internships to students of other institutions.


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Academic Background:

Ph.D. (University of Calcutta, 2016) MS (University of Rochester, 2010), PGDM (IIM Ahmedabad, 1998), MCom (University of Calcutta, 1994) BCom Honours (St Xavier's College, University of Calcutta, 1992) Professional Certifications: FRM (GARP, 2005), CFA (ICFAI, 1998), Grad CWA (ICWAI, 1994) Also passed Level 1 & 2 of CFA (CFA Institute) in 2005 & 2006, respectively.

Courses Taught:

at IIM Calcutta: 1) Corporate Financial Reporting & Analysis (MBA Core) 2) Cost Management (MBA Core) 3) Financial Statement Analysis (Executive MBA Elective) 4) Selected Topics in Accounting Research (Ph.D. level; covering Executive Compensation, Auditing, and Tax Research)


Fellow, American Accounting Association / Deloitte & Touche Doctoral Consortium, Lake Tahoe, CA, USA, 2010. Doctoral Fellowship at University of Rochester, 2007-2010 & 2011-2012. First Rank in M. Com., University of Calcutta, 1994. Previously, a member of the American Accounting Association (AAA) Management Accounting Section (MAS) and International Accounting Section (IAS), the American Finance Association (AFA), the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP), the Institute of Cost & Works Accountants of India (ICWAI), etc.


Work Experience:


Journal Publications:


  • Corporate governance and CEO compensation in Indian firms (with AK Bhattacharyya), Journal of Contemporary Accounting & Economics 12 (2), 159-175, 2016. [This paper was presented at the Plenary Session of the 2015 Annual Symposium of the Journal of Contemporary Accounting & Economics, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.]   


  • The Role of Operating Efficiency and Asset Productivity in Relative Performance Evaluation and CEO Compensation in Indian Firms (with AK Bhattacharyya), Decision 43 (3), 201-221, 2016.


  • CEO Compensation Contracting Disclosures in India (with AK Bhattacharyya), Indian Accounting Review 20 (1), 40-59, 2016. 


  • Relative Performance Evaluation in CEO Compensation: Evidence from India (with M Jaiswall and AK Bhattacharyya), Indian Accounting Review 19 (1), 23-36, 2015.



  • India Research Conference, NYU Stern, New York, USA (2019 Paper Presentation, 2020 Co-organizer & Scientific Committee Member) 
  • JAAF India Symposium at IIM Ahmedabad (2017 Paper Presentation, 2018 Discussant), ISB Hyderabad (2019 Co-organizer), IIM Bangalore (2020 Paper Presentation & Co-organizer), IIM Calcutta (2021 Co-organizer), India 
  • ISB Accounting Conference, Hyderabad (2017, 2018 Discussant, 2019 Discussant), India 
  • IIMB Accounting Conference, Bangalore (2019, 2020), India 
  • Journal of Contemporary Accounting & Economic 2015 Annual Symposium, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (Plenary Session Paper Presentation) 
  • Financial Research Workshop, Finance Lab, IIM Calcutta, Kolkata (2014, 2016, 2018), India 
  • India Finance Conference, Kolkata (2015, 2018 Discussant), India 
  • American Accounting Association (AAA) Annual Meeting, Washington DC (2012 Paper Presentation & Discussant), USA 
  • AAA Management Accounting Section Doctoral Colloquium & Mid-year Meeting, Seattle WA (2010) and Houston TX (2012 Paper Presentation), USA 
  • AAA Financial Accounting & Reporting Section Doctoral Colloquium & Mid-year Meeting, San Diego CA (2010), USA 
  • Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE) Annual Conference, Rochester NY, USA 
  • Meckling Colloquium, Rochester NY, USA 
  • IAARF International Accounting Conference, Kolkata, India 

    Paper Discussions: 
  • 13th ISB Accounting Conference, 2019, Hyderabad, India 
  • 12th ISB Accounting Conference, 2018, Hyderabad, India 
  • 2nd JAAF India Symposium, 2018, Ahmedabad, India 
  • India Finance Conference, 2018, Kolkata, India 
  • 2012 AAA Annual Meeting, Washington DC, USA

Research Interests:

Empirical Accounting Research using archival methods in topics related to CEO Compensation, Corporate Governance, Auditing, & Tax Research 
Reviewer for Journals: 

  • Journal of Accounting, Auditing, & Finance 
  • Accounting Horizons (American Accounting Association) 
  • Asia-Pacific Journal of Accounting & Economics 
  • International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management 
  • Decision (the Official Journal of IIM Calcutta) 
  • Asian Journal of Management Cases 
    Adhoc Reviewer for Conferences: 
  • JAAF India Symposium (2020, 2021) 
  • IIMC-NYU Stern - India Research Conference (2020) 
  • India Finance Conference (2018, 2019) 
  • IIMC Finance Research Workshop (2018) 
  • AAA Annual Conferences (2012-2016) 
  • AAA Midyear Conferences (MAS 2011-2015, IAS 2014-2015) 


    Co-Organizer of Conferences: 

  • JAAF India Symposium (2019-) 
  • IIMC-NYU Stern India Research Conference (2000, 2021, 2022) 
    Editor / Editorial Board Member: 
  • Accounting Theory and Practice (Editorial Board Member) 
  • Artha -- IIMC FRTL's practice-oriented, peer-reviewed, open-access e-journal (Editor 2020-2021, Chief Editor 2021-2023)

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