Farshad Hagh-Panah

Assistant Professor of Economics and Finance

Bio

Farshad Hagh-Panah is an economist, specializing in finance. He received his Ph.D. in finance from the University of California at Berkeley, Haas School of Business, in 2017.

Hagh-Panah joined the economics department of Tehran Institute for Advanced Studies in 2018. Prior to joining TeIAS, he has served in the financial sector as Financial Consultant and Head of Equity Research, and in the education sector as Graduate Student Instructor.

Research Interests

Information Economics
Market Microstructure
Financial Technology
Behavioral Finance
  • Education
  • Research
  • Teaching
  • AWARDS AND HONORS

Ph.D., Finance. University of California at Berkeley, Haas School of Business. 2017

M.S., Finance. University of California at Berkeley, Haas School of Business. 2013

M.B.A.. Sharif University of Technology, Graduate School of Management and Economics. 2011

B.S., Electrical Engineering and Petroleum Engineering. Sharif University of Technology. 2008

Papers in Preparation

Private Timing of Information Events: Theory of Momentum Overshoots & Correction

Naked Short Selling, Market Makers Optimal Inventory Control Strategy, and Excess Volatility
in Prices

Liquidity Mirages in Limit Order Markets and Market Stability

Research in Progress

High-Frequency Trading and Price Nearsightedness

Sell-Side Specialization and Market Instability

Financial Economics II (Introduction to Asset Pricing and Market Microstructure). TeIAS.
Fall 2018

Investment Management. Sharif GSME.
Fall 2018

Econometrics II (Time Series Analysis). TeIAS.
Spring 2019, Spring 2018

Graduate Individual Research. TeIAS.
Summer 2019, Summer 2018

Core Finance (EWMBA 203). Haas School of Business (Graduate Student Instructor).
Spring 2017, Spring 2016, Spring 2015, Spring 2013

Investments (UGBA 133). Haas School of Business (Graduate Student Instructor).
Summer 2016, Summer 2015, Summer 2014, Summer 2013

Corporate Risk Management and Valuation Using Derivatives (MBA 237). Haas School of
Business (Graduate Student Instructor).
Fall 2014

Introduction to Finance (UGBA 103). Haas School of Business (Graduate Student Instructor).
Spring 2014

UC Berkeley International Graduate Student Financial Aid Award. 2016

Haas School of Business Doctoral Fellowship. 2011-2012

Dual Degree Fellowship. Petroleum University in collaboration with Sharif University. 2003

Recognized as an elite in the country. Awarded by Dean of Sharif University. 2002