Vijay Yadav

Vijay Yadav

Associate Professor, Finance Department

Professor Vijay Yadav has been a faculty at ESSEC since July 2011. He completed his PhD in finance from INSEAD, France. His main research focus is in the area of mutual funds and investment management. He conducts empirical analysis of the performance, portfolio composition and portfolio management strategies of mutual funds. He has also conducted research on the relation between flow and performance in the mutual fund industry. A minor part of his research focuses on corporate finance issues like dividend payments and share repurchases. His research papers have been published in top finance journals including the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis and the Review of Finance. He has won best paper awards at three international conferences. At ESSEC, he teaches finance courses to Global BBA, MSc in Management, Master in Finance, SMIB, and executive MBA students. In past he has worked in the Reserve Bank of India for seven years.

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