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Dr. Mitchell Warachka

The George L. Argyros School of Business and Economics
The University of Western Ontario, Bachelor of Arts
University of Chicago, Master of Business Admin.
Cornell University, Ph.D.


Dr. Warachka received his Ph.D. from Cornell University and his MBA from the University of Chicago. His main areas of research are asset pricing and household finance, and he has published in leading finance journals such as the Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis and Management Science. Dr. Warachka has taught undergraduate and graduate classes in Singapore, China and the United States focusing on corporate finance, derivative securities and international finance.


Recent Creative, Scholarly Work and Publications

Investment in a Smaller World: The Implications of Air Travel for Investors and Firms, with Z. Da, U. Gurun, and B. Lin. Forthcoming at Management Science.
Fiscal Policy, Consumption Risk, and Stock Returns: Evidence from US States, 2018, with Z. Da and H. Yun. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis 53,109-136.