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Ajai K. Singh

Ajai K. Singh, Bolton-Perella Chair.
Perella Department of Finance: Professor
  • University of Delhi, MBA
  • University of Iowa, Ph.D.

Ajai K. Singh received his doctorate from the University of Iowa in 1988. He was a Professor of Finance at the Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western University before moving to Lehigh University in 2011.

Professor Singh has received several teaching awards, the most recent of which was the "Undergraduate Teaching Excellence Award" given to him by the Undergraduate Student Government at Case Western Reserve University for being the Outstanding Faculty Member in the Weatherhead School of Management for 2010-2011. Professor Singh was in charge of the Undergraduate Program in Finance at the Weatherhead School from 1998 until 2011 and is singularly proud of the fact that it was ranked #1 in the U.S. by Businessweek for 2010.

Professor Singh has several publications in top-tier academic journals in Finance including the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Financial Management, Journal of Financial Intermediation, Journal of Banking & Finance, Journal of Risk & Insurance and Financial Analysts Journal. He has over 500 citations of his research papers. His research interests, among other topics, are in the intersection of investment banking and corporate finance.

Research Interests
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Markets
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