Dr. Banikanta Mishra

Professor, Finance
M.A. (Economics): Delhi School, India // Ph.D. (Finance): Stern School, NYU, USA
School: Xavier Institute of Management (XIMB)
Phone:+91-674-664-7827 / 94370-75075
Email:banikant@ximb.ac.in
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Teaching Interests

Introductory & Advanced Financial Management / Corporate Finance (BBA and MBA)
Options, Futures, and Swaps (MBA / BBA)
Financial Engineering / Financial Innovations and Risk Management (MBA)
International Finance (BBA and MBA) / Managing Foreign-Exchange Exposure (MBA)
Investment Banking / Global Financial Services (MBA)
Investments / Portfolio Management (BBA and MBA)
Valuation / Advanced Valuation (MBA)
Cases in Finance (MBA)
Evaluating and Financing Global Projects (MBA)
Financial Mathematics (MBA)
Introduction to Financial Economics: Doctoral
Financial Theory - II: Doctoral

Research Interests

Market Efficiency
Information Asymmetry and Signalling
Mutual Fund and Portfolio Management
Globalization and Economic Development
Financial Instruments
Value and Size Premiums
Finance and Culture
Risk Measurement
Agriculture and Mining

Administrative Responsibilities

Area Coordinator, Finance Area, XIMB, XUB

Research & Publications

#Journal

2019, JOURNAL: Role of median portfolios in value-premium and size-premium, Elsevier, UK

2017, JOURNAL: Impact of Increased Derivatives-Trading in India on the Price-Discovery Process , Sameeksha Trust, India

2014, JOURNAL: Mining and Industrialisation: Dangerous Portents, Sameeksha Trust, India

2012, JOURNAL: Global Advances in Business Communication from Multiple Perspectives: A Panel Discussion from Experts in the Field, Eastern Michigan University, USA, and others

2011, JOURNAL: Paan or Posco?, Sameeksha Trust, India

2010, JOURNAL: Agriculture, Industry and Mining in Orissa in the Post-Liberalisation Era: An Inter-District and Inter-State Panel Analysis, Sameeksha Trust, India

2010, JOURNAL: The Global Meltdown of Late 2000s and The Day After Tomorrow: A Futuresque Analysis, Collegium of Management and Finance, Warsaw School of Economics, Poland

2008, Journal: Evaluating Portfolio Performance: LPM-Based Risk Measures and the Mean-Equivalence Approach, Handbook of Finance: Volume II (pp 229-236), John Wiley (USA)

2006, Journal: Reasons for and Consequences of Reducing Interest Rate on EPF, ICFAI Reader

2006, Journal: People’s Movement in Kalinga Nagar: An Epitaph or an Epitome?, Economic and Political Weekly

2005, Journal: Rating of Market Intermediaries, ICFAI Reader

2005, Journal: Agency, Externality, and Corporate Governance, Economic and Political Weekly

2005, Journal: Tangarpada Mines Case: A First Person Perspective of Corporate Governance Issues, ICFAI Reader

2004, Journal: Financial Innovations: Some Old Wine and Some New (invited article), Treasury Management

2004, Journal: Impact of Mandatory Corporate Governance Ratings, ICFAI Reader

2004, Journal: Breaking B-School Barriers, Economic and Political Weekly

2004, Journal: IPO Ratings: Are They Need of the Hour?, ICFAI Reader

2004, Journal: Governance in Education, Journal of Indian Institute of Public Administration (Regional Branch, Orissa), VOL. XII 2003-04 (Special Volume on Educational Administration)

2002, Journal: Power Sector Reform in Orissa: A Case Study in Restructuring, Orissa Development Report (Planning Commission), Published by NCCDS, Bhubaneswar

1998, Journal: Need for Symmetry, Economic Times, Mumbai, Page 13

1998, Journal: Hindustan Bro(o)ke the trust?, Economic Times (National English Daily), Editorial Page

1997, Journal: A Nobel for Hamlet, Economic Times, Editorial Page

1996, Journal: Raising Capital through DCBs, Economic Times, Editorial Page

1996, Journal: Advantage, Insider, Economic Times, Op Ed (Opposite Editorial) Page

1993, Journal: Range Forwards: A Hybrid of Forward and Options, Economic Times, Panorama

1990, Journal: Information Content of Insider Trading Around Corporate Announcements: The Case of Capital Expenditure, Journal of Finance

#Book Chapter

2017, Chapter: Sustaining High Growth in India, Cambridge University Press

#Working Paper

2019, WorkingPaper: Hostile Cultural Takeover of a Commons: Agency Problems and Game-Theoretic Issues, EFA Conference, USA // AFSES Seminar, XIMB, XUB, Link

2018, WorkingPaper: Is Indian Price Discovered in Singapore? S&P CNX Nifty Derivatives in Singapore and India, India Finance Conference, IIM-Ahmedabad /AFSES Seminar, XIMB, XUB, Link

Conference/Seminar

2019, Seminars-Talks: Hostile Cultural Takeover of a Commons: Agency Problems and Game-Theoretic Issues, Venue: XSE, XUB

2019, Seminars-Talks: Third Annual Conference in Banking and Finance, Venue: IMI Bhubaneswar

2018, Conference-Attended: Industrialisation, Mining, Displacement and Tribals, Venue: NCDS, Bhubaneswar, Odisha

2017, Seminars-Talks: 2017 Biennial Conference of Association of Indian Economic and Financial Studies , Venue: NCDS, Bhubaneswar, Odisha

2017, Conference-Attended: Derivatives, Venue: IIT Kharagpur

2017, Conference-Attended: Managing Agriculture and Social Sectors in Odisha: District-Level Data Envelopment Analysis, Venue: IIM-Indore

2017, Seminars-Talks: Research in Finance, Venue: Pondichery University

Work Experience

NUS (National University of Singapore) Business School, Singapore
Visiting Professor of Finance (Summer 2012)

University of Michigan (Ross School of Business), Ann Arbor, USA
Visiting Professor of Finance (2007-2008)

University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, USA
Visiting Professor of Finance (Summer 2006)

University of Michigan (Ross School of Business), Ann Arbor, USA
Visiting Professor of Finance (Spring 2002)

WHU-Koblenz, Germany
Visiting Professor of Finance (Autumn 2000)

University of Michigan (Ross School of Business), Ann Arbor, USA
Visiting Professor of Finance (1999-2000)

University of Houston (Bauer College of Business), Texas, USA
Visiting Professor of Finance (Summer 1997)

Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, India
Visiting Faculty of Finance (Term-III 1995-96)

Emory University (Goizueta Business School), Atlanta, USA
Assistant Professor of Finance (1988-1991)

University of Florida (Warrington College of Business), Gainesville, Florida, USA
Assistant Professor of Finance (1985-1988)

New York University (Stern School), New York, USA
Instructor of Finance (1984-1985), Adjunct Instructor of Finance (Spring 1984)

Government of Orissa, India
Assistant Manager, Credit (1979-1980)