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Rakesh Bharati

[IMAGE: ]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

  • Office: Alumni Hall-3141
  • Office Phone: (618) 650-2549
  • Fax: (618) 650-3047
  • Email: rbharat@siue.edu



  • Finance 320: Financial Management and Decision Making
  • Finance 527: Corporate Finance
  • Finance 431: Derivatives Assets
  • Finance 528: Security Analysis and Modeling
  • Finance 541: Investments


Curriculum Vita

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, Journal of Computational Intelligence in Finance, The Journal of the Academy of Finance, The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Quarterly Journal of Finance and Accounting, Energy Economics, The Journal of Financial Issues, and International Review of Accounting, Banking and Finance. His current research topics include executive compensation and overconfidence, corporate disclosures, term structure of interest rates, and energy commodities.

Prior to joining the SIUE faculty and during the leaves of absence, Dr. Bharati has also worked for the following corporations: Bank Julius Baer (risk management), Enron (valuation and risk management), S.B. Billimoria & Co. (management consulting), and ORG Systems (software development).

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