Nina Baranchuk

Associate Professor - Management
nxb043000@utdallas.edu
972-883-4771
SOM14324
UTD Webpage
Tags: Financial & Managerial Economics

Professional Preparation

Ph.D. - Economics
Washington University in St. Louis - 2004
M.A. - Economics
Washington University in St. Louis - 2000
M.S. - Mathematics
Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia - 1998
M.A. - Economics
New Economic School, Moscow, Russia - 1998

Research Areas

Research and Teaching Interests
  • Corporate Governance, Agency Theory, Contracting, Investment.
  • Applied Econometrics, Microeconomics

Publications

The Economics of Super Managers. With Glenn MacDonald and Jun Yang. Review of Financial Studies.  Forthcoming 2011 - Publication
Renegotiation-proof Contracting, Disclosure, and Incentives for Efficient Investment. With Philip Dybvig and Jun Yang. The Journal of Economic Theory. 145.5. (2010): 1805–1836 2010 - Publication
Consensus in Diverse Corporate Boards. With Philip Dybvig. Review of Financial Studies. 22.2. (2009): 715-747. 2009 - Publication
Organizing Multiple Related Tasks into Jobs: Diversification vs. Competition. Economic Letters. 99. (2008): 599-603. 2008 - Publication
Assessing the Role of Option Grants to CEOs: How important is heterogeneity? With Siddhartha Chib. Journal of Empirical Finance. 15.2. (2008): 145-166. 2008 - Publication

Appointments

Visiting Assistant Professor
University of Texas at Austin [2008–2009]
Assistant Professor
University of Texas at Dallas [2004–Present]

Projects

Consensus in Diverse Corporate Boards
2007–2007 Western Finance Association, Big Sky, July 2007
Can the Monopoly Hypothesis Explain IPO Hot Markets
2002–2002 Eastern Economic Association meetings, Boston, March 2002
Managerial Compensation and Job Design with Multiple Correlated Projects
2004–2004 Finance Management Association, Chicago, October 2004
Disclosure and Investment
2006–2006 American Finance Association, Boston, January 2006
CEO Compensation, Board Composition, and Firm Value
2003–2003 Midwest Economic Association meetings, St. Louis, March 2003

Additional Information

Professional Recognitions and Honors
  • Competitive Summer Research Grant, 06/2001-08/2001, Washington University in St. Louis, Department of Economics
  • Competitive Summer Research Grant, 06/2002-08/2002, Washington University in St. Louis, Department of Economics
  • Competitive Summer Research Grant, 06/2003-08/2003, Washington University in St. Louis, Department of Economics
  • Continuing Research Fellowship Award, 09/2002 - 05/2003, Washington University, Department of Economics
  • Fellowship Award, 09/1998 - 05/1999, Washington University, Department of Economics
Professional Memberships
  • American Finance Association
  • Financial Management Association
  • Western Finance Association
Fellowships and Awards
  • Washington University, Department of Economics, Continuing Research Fellowship Award, Fall 2002 - Spring 2003
  • Washington University, Department of Economics, Summer Research Grant, Summer 2001, Summer 2002, and Summer 2003
  • Washington University, Department of Economics, Research Assistantship, Summer 2000
  • Washington University, Department of Economics, Teaching Assistant, Fall 1999 - Spring 2002
  • Washington University, Department of Economics, Fellowship, Fall 1998 - Spring 1999