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Rakesh Bharati

Professor and Undergraduate Program Director

Member of the Faculty Since: 1989

Ph.D., Indiana University, 1991
M.B.A., Indiana University, 1988
P.G.D.M., Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, 1983
B. Tech., Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, 1980

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  • Office Phone: (618) 650-2549
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  • Finance 320: Financial Management and Decision Making
  • Finance 430: Portfolio Analysis
  • Finance 528: Security Analysis and Modeling
  • Finance 532: Financial Innovation and Engineering


Curriculum Vita

Prior to joining the SIUE faculty, Dr. Bharati was a management consultant for S.B. Billimoria & Co. in New Delhi, India. He also has experience as a systems programmer for ORG Systems in Baroda, India.

Dr. Bharati has published in Journal of Real Estate Research, Journal of Portfolio Management, Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Annals of Operations Research, Decision Sciences, International Journal of Business, American Business Review, and Journal of Computational Intelligence in Finance. His current research topics include market volatility, term structure of interest rates, market micro-structure, and asset allocation.

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