Tarun Ramadorai is Professor of Financial Economics at the Saïd Business School, University of Oxford. His main areas of research interest are asset pricing, international finance, household finance, and the Indian economy. He has published extensively on these topics in a range of scholarly journals in Finance and Economics.
Tarun is a Research Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), an Associate Editor of the Review of Financial Studies and Management Science, a Senior Academic Fellow of the Asian Bureau of Finance and Economics Research (ABFER), and a Nonresident Senior Fellow at the National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER). He has served as an Economic Advisor to the European Securities and Markets Authority, as Honorary Advisor to the National Institute of Public Finance and Policy in New Delhi, and during 2011 and 2012, he was Visiting Scholar at the Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister of India.
He has a BA in Mathematics and Economics from Williams College, an MPhil in Economics from the University of Cambridge, and a PhD in Business Economics from Harvard University.
Recent working papers:
The Indian household savings landscape
2016, with Cristian Badarinza and Vimal Balasubramaniam.
Endowment effects in the field: Evidence from India's IPO lotteries
2016, with Santosh Anagol and Vimal Balasubramaniam.
Heterogenous taxes and limited risk sharing: Evidence from municipal bonds
2015, with Tania Babina, Pab Jotikasthira and Chris Lundblad.
James A. Lebenthal Excellence in Municipal Finance Research Prize.
Recent media coverage:
To Have and to Hold
20 August 2016. The Economist
The Brexit Generation
3 August 2016. The Indian Express
Household Saving and the Lure of Gold