Sapnoti Eswar

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Sapnoti Eswar, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Finance, Real Estate, and Insurance and Risk Management

2339 Carl H. Lindner Hall

513-556-6770

Sapnoti Eswar is Assistant Professor at the Carl H. Lindner College of Business at the University of Cincinnati. Her research focuses on innovation, risk management and M&A. She has analyzed the interplay of regulation in US and international markets, and their impact on financial markets, and on firm policies such as risk management policies and innovation policies. Sapnoti holds a PhD in Finance from London Business School.

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Teaching Interest

Corporate Finance

Research Interest

Corporate Governance, Risk Management, Financial Regulation, M&A

Website:  https: //sites.google.com/site/sapnoti/

History

Institution: Indian School of Business

Title: ISB-CLMP Research Fellow

End Date: 2018-07-31

Awards | Honors

Organization: Lindner College of Business

Name: Daniel J. Westerbeck Junior Faculty Graduate Teaching Award

Year Received: 2019

Organization: Carl H. Lindner College of Business

Name: Dean's List of Teaching Excellence Spring 2018

Year Received: 2018

Organization: Carl H. Lindner College of Business

Name: Finalist, Daniel J. Westerbeck Junior Faculty Graduate Teaching Award

Year Received: 2018

Organization: Carl H. Lindner College of Business

Name: Dean's List of Teaching Excellence Fall 2017

Year Received: 2017

Organization: Carl H. Lindner College of Business

Name: Dean's List of Teaching Excellence Fall 2016

Year Received: 2017

Organization: UC Office of Research

Name: UC Third Century Faculty Research Grant

Year Received: 2016

Organization: The Deloitte Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, London Business School

Name: The DIIE PhD Award

Year Received: 2013

Organization: Northern Finance Association

Name: WRDS Award for Best PhD Student Paper

Year Received: 2012

Education

Institution: London Business School

Location: London

Major: Finance

Dissertation: Essays in Corporate Governance

Completed: 2014

Degree: Ph D

Institution: London Business School

Location: London, UK

Major: Finance

Completed: 2008

Degree: MS

Institution: Indian Institute of Management

Location: Calcutta, India

Major: Finance

Completed: 2002

Degree: Other

Institution: Indian Institute of Technology

Location: Delhi, India

Major: Civil Engineering

Completed: 1999

Degree: Other

Published Contributions

Sapnoti Eswar. Does the Mandatory Bid Rule add Value to Target Shareholders?. Financial Management.

Research in progress

Title: A Simple Model of Costly Hedging

Status: On-Going

Research Type: Scholarly

Title: Does Hedging Reduce the Cost of Delegation?

Status: On-Going

Research Type: Scholarly

Presentations

Title: Capital Gains Tax and Innovation

Organization: University of Dayton

Location: Dayton, OH

Year: 2018

Title: Capital Gains Tax and Innovation

Organization: Swiss National Bank

Location: Gerzensee, Switzerland

Year: 2018

Title: Capital Gains Tax and Innovation

Organization: Indian School of Business

Location: Hyderbad, India

Year: 2018

Title: Capital Gains Tax and Innovation

Organization: Northwestern Prtisker School of Law

Location: Chicago, IL

Year: 2018

Title: Does Financial Innovation Enhance or Inhibit Real Innovation?

Location: Boston, MA

Year: 2017

Title: Does Financial Innovation Enhance or Inhibit Real Innovation?

Organization: Indian School of Business

Location: India

Year: 2017

Title: Does Financial Innovation Enhance or Inhibit Real Innovation?

Organization: Olin Business School

Location: St. Louis, MI

Year: 2016

Title: Discussion of "Do Managers of Cross-listed Firms Listen to the Market in M&A Deals?"

Organization: St. John's University

Location: New York City, NY

Year: 2016

Title: Has Takeover Regulation Altered Value Creation? :  Evidence from the European M&A Market

Organization: St. John's University

Location: New York City, NY

Year: 2016

Title: Does Financial Innovation Enhance or Inhibit Real Innovation?

Organization: European Summer Symposium in Financial Markets

Location: Gerzensee, Switzerland

Year: 2016

Title: Private Benefits and Firm Value:  Evidence from European Takeover Returns

Organization: MidWest Finance Association

Location: Chicago, IL

Year: 2015

Title: Does Hedging Reduce the Cost of Delegation?

Organization: Southern Finance Association

Location: Miami, FL

Year: 2014

Title: Does Hedging Reduce the Cost of Delegation?

Organization: Financial Management Association

Location: Nashville, TN

Year: 2014

Title: Does Hedging Reduce the Cost of Delegation?

Organization: European Summer Symposium in Financial Markets

Location: Gerzensee, Switzerland

Year: 2014