Nandini Gupta is an associate professor of finance and the Boquist-Meyer Faculty Fellow at the Indiana University Kelley School of Business. Her research is in the areas of corporate and international finance, with a focus on reforms that facilitate the development of financial markets. She has looked at the design of these reforms, the political economy of the decision to adopt them, and their impact on financial market development and economic growth.
In her work, she considers the effect of the partial privatization of government-owned firms on the financial performance of firms, the political economy of the government’s privatization decision, the effect of stock market liberalization on growth, and the political economy of the elimination of restrictions on foreign direct investment.
Gupta’s work has been published in the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, Rand Journal of Economics and the European Economic Review, and by Columbia University Press. She obtained her Ph.D. in economics from the University of Pittsburgh.
Areas of Expertise
Corporate finance, financial market development, privatization, political economy of finance, corporate governance.