Shashwat Alok

Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad

Assistant Professor of Finance

Hyderabad, Gachibowli 500 019

India

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Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

Banking the Unbanked: What Do 255 Million New Bank Accounts Reveal about Financial Access?

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 17-12, Georgetown McDonough School of Business Research Paper No. 2906523, HKUST Finance Symposium 2017, Indian School of Business WP 2906523
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 30 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2017
National University of Singapore, Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad, Indian Institute of Management (IIMB), Bangalore, State Bank of India, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Stanford University
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Banking, Financial Inclusion, Financial Literacy, Big Data, Financial Access, Savings, Spending, Debit Card, Consumer Finance, Household Finance

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Financial Inclusion and Alternate Credit Scoring: Role of Big Data and Machine Learning in Fintech

Indian School of Business
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 14 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2021
Sumit Agarwal, Shashwat Alok, Pulak Ghosh and Sudip Gupta
National University of Singapore, Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad, Indian Institute of Management (IIMB), Bangalore and Fordham University - Finance Area
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Fintech, Big data, Credit scores, Financial inclusion, Lending, Machine Learning, Mobile footprint, Prediction Counterfactual, Social footprint, Social capital

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Do Fund Managers Misestimate Climatic Disaster Risk?

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming, Indian School of Business
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 02 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2020
Shashwat Alok, Nitin Kumar and Russ Wermers
Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad, Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad and University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business
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Climate finance, climate risks, mutual funds

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Government Employment Guarantee, Labor Supply and Firms’ Reaction: Evidence from the Largest Public Workfare Program in the World

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, March 2021
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 06 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 28 May 2021
National University of Singapore, Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad, Washington University in St. Louis and Indian School of Business
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Workfare, Labor Markets, Labor Supply, Labor Scarcity, Capital Investments, Labor and Finance, Labor-Technology Substitution, MNREGA, NREGS, NREGA

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Politics, State Ownership, and Corporate Investments

Indian School of Business WP, Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 28 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2019
Shashwat Alok and Meghana Ayyagari
Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad and George Washington University - School of Business
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Investment, Political Interference, State-Owned Enterprises, Elections, Political Economy, SOE, Corporate Investments, Politics and Finance, Political Influence

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Stock Price Informativeness and Executive Compensation

Indian School of Business WP
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 13 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2017
Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad, D'Amore-McKim School of Business-Northeastern University and Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School
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Executive Compensation, Duration, Stock Price Informativeness

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Managerial Compensation in Multi-Division Firms

Management Science, Forthcoming , Indian School of Business WP
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 12 May 2021
Shashwat Alok and Radhakrishnan Gopalan
Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad and Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School
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conglomerates, division managers, incentive contracts, compensation, executive compensation, manager, divisions, business segments

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Creditor Rights, Threat of Liquidation, and Labor-Capital Choice of Firms

Indian School of Business
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 Jan 2019
Shashwat Alok, Ritam Chaurey and Vasudha Nukala
Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad, Johns Hopkins University - Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) and Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School
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Labor and Finance, Creditor Rights, Employment, Labor-Capital Choice, Labor Intensity, SARFAESI