Curriculum Vitae

De, Koustav

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·   Assistant Professor of Finance at the Gatton College of Business & Economics, University of Kentucky.

·   PhD student in Finance at the Ross School of Business, University of Michigan.
·   Worked at Deloitte Consulting (Hyderabad, India) as an Actuarial Analyst.
·    Worked at development and design projects at Tata Consultancy Services (Kolkata, India).


PhD|August 2018 | Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan
·   Major: Finance
·   Focus on Asset Pricing and Behavioral Finance

MS | May 2012 | Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata
·   Major: Quantitative Economics (MSQE)
·   Focus on Economics, Econometrics, Finance

BE | Aug 2007 | Jadavpur University, Kolkata
·   Major: Electrical Engineering

Fellowship Honors and Awards

·   CFA Institute best paper awards in IFC (2019).
·   Telluride Scholarship (2015-2018).
·   Allan D. Gilmour Doctoral Fellowship (2014, 2016-2018).
·   Stephen M. Ross Doctoral Fellowship (2013-present).
·   MSQE Student of the Year Award (2011).

Conference Presentations:

·  Northern Finance Association (2020)
·  Indian Finance Conference (Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad 2019)
·  Miami Behavioral Conference  (Miami Business School, Miami 2018)
·  Summer Research Conference (Indian School of Business, Hyderbad 2017)
·  Special PhD Paper Presentations (FMA, Boston 2017)