ML@GT Spring Seminar: Sudheer Chava, Georgia Tech

Time: 
Friday, March 15, 2019 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Location: 
Marcus Nanotechnology Building, Rooms 1116-1118

Event Details

The Machine Learning Center at Georgia Tech presents a seminar by Sudheer Chava from the Scheller College of Business at Georgia Tech. His research interests are in Credit Risk, Banking and Corporate Finance. The event will be held in Marcus-Nanotechnology Room 1116-1118 from 12:15-1:15 p.m. and is open to the public.

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BIO

Sudheer Chava received his Ph.D. from Cornell University in 2003. Prior to that he has an MBA degree from Indian Institute of Management – Bangalore and worked as a fixed income analyst at a leading investment bank in India.  He has held academic positions at University of Houston and Texas A&M University before joining Georgia Tech in 2010.

Dr. Chava has taught a variety of courses at the undergraduate and master’s level including Derivatives, Risk Management, Valuation, Cases in Financial Crisis and Credit Risk Analysis. He has also taught both theoretical and empirical finance courses at the doctoral level.

Dr. Chava’s research interests are in Credit Risk, Banking and Corporate Finance.  He has published extensively in all the top journals in Finance including Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, and Review of Financial Studies. His research has won a Ross award for the best paper published in Finance Research Letters in 2008, was a finalist for Brattle Prize for the best paper published in Journal of Finance in 2008 and was nominated for the Goldman Sachs award for the best paper for published in Review of Finance during 2004.  Dr. Chava is the recipient of multiple external research grants such as FDIC-CFR Fellowship, Morgan Stanley Research grant and Financial Service Exchange Research grant. His papers have been presented at numerous finance conferences such as AFA, WFA, EFA, FDIC and Federal Reserve Banks and at many universities in the U.S. and abroad.

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For More Information Contact

Kyla Hanson

Program Manager

khanson@cc.gatech.edu