Rustom M. Irani

Associate Professor of Finance
Julian Simon Faculty Fellow
Gies College of Business
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Research Affiliate, CEPR

Curriculum Vitae

Working Papers

Do Short-Term Incentives Affect Long-Term Productivity?
(with Heitor Almeida, Nuri Ersahin, Slava Fos, and Mathias Kronlund)

Take It to the Limit? The Effects of Household Leverage Caps
(with Sjoerd van Bekkum, Marc Gabarro, and José-Luis Peydró)


The Rise of Shadow Banking: Evidence from Capital Regulation
[Published Version] [Paper] [Appendix]
(with Rajkamal Iyer, Ralf R. Meisenzahl, and José-Luis Peydró)
Review of Financial Studies, 2021 (Editor's Choice)

Can Strong Creditors Inhibit Entrepreneurial Activity?
[Published Version] [Paper]
(with Nuri Ersahin and Katherine Waldock)
Review of Financial Studies, 2021

Creditor Control Rights and Resource Allocation within Firms
[Published Version] [Paper] [Appendix]
(with Nuri Ersahin and Hanh Le)
Journal of Financial Economics, 2021

Collateral Shocks and Corporate Employment
[Published Version] [Paper] [Appendix]
(with Nuri Ersahin)
Review of Finance, 2020

Does a Larger Menu Increase Appetite? Collateral Eligibility and Credit Supply
[Published Version] [Paper] [Appendix]
(with Sjoerd van Bekkum and Marc Gabarro)
Review of Financial Studies, 2018

Loan Sales and Bank Liquidity Management: Evidence from a U.S. Credit Register
[Published Version] [Paper] [Appendix]
(with Ralf R. Meisenzahl)
Review of Financial Studies, 2017

Analyst Coverage and Real Earnings Management: Quasi-Experimental Evidence
[Published Version] [Paper]
(with David Oesch)
Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 2016

Monitoring and Corporate Disclosure: Evidence from a Natural Experiment
[Published Version] [Paper]
(with David Oesch)
Journal of Financial Economics, 2013