Ph.D., economics, Cornell University; M.B.A., Indian Institute of Management
Summary of Experience
Professor Sundaram is an expert in credit derivatives, credit risk, derivatives pricing, and corporate finance. He regularly provides derivatives and risk-management consultancy services to clients, including Bank of America, Credit-Suisse, Merrill Lynch, the International Monetary Fund, Dun & Bradstreet, and Euromoney. Professor Sundaram is the author of A First Course in Optimization Theory and Derivatives: Principles and Practice, and has published an extensive array of articles in leading academic journals. He is coeditor of the Journal of Derivatives and serves as an advisory board member at the Center for Analytical Finance in India. Professor Sundaram received the Jensen Award from the Journal of Financial Economics for his paper on executive stock options and the Glucksman Institute Prize for best research paper in finance. He was formerly an associate professor of economics at the University of Rochester.