Mahyar Kargar

Mahyar Kargar

Assistant Professor of Finance

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign



I am an assistant professor of finance at the Gies College of Business, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

My research interests are in financial intermediation, asset pricing, macro finance, and household finance.

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Research

Published Papers


Working Papers


Work in Progress

  • Inventory, Market Making, and Liquidity: Theory and Application to the Corporate Bond Market
    (with Benjamin Lester and Pierre-Olivier Weill)
    Presentation Video by Pierre-Olivier Weill at the SaMMF Virtual Seminar Series

  • The Asset Pricing Implications of Portfolio Flows
    (with Victor Duarte and Dejanir Silva)

Teaching

University of Illinois

Instructor

  • MSF/Undergrad Fixed Income Portfolios (Spring 2020, 2021)

UCLA Anderson School of Management

Instructor
  • MFE R/MATLAB Programming Workshop (Fall 2017, 2018)
Teaching Assistant
  • MBA Behavioral Finance, Professor Avanidhar Subrahmanyam (Spring 2019)
  • MFE Empirical Asset Pricing, Professor Lars Lochstoer (Winter 2019)
  • MBA Foundations of Finance, Professor Bruce Carlin (Fall 2018)
  • MFE Data Analytics and Machine Learning, Professor Lars Lochstoer (Fall 2016)
  • MBA Corporate Finance, Professor William Mann (Winter 2015, 2016, 2017)
  • Executive Program Corporate Strategy, Professor David Wessels (May 2015)

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