Mahdi Heidari

Assistant Professor of Economics and Finance

Research Interests

Empirical Asset Pricing
Market Micro structure
Behavioral Finance
  • Education
  • Research
  • Teaching
  • Awards and Honors

Stockholm School of Economics, Sweden 2010-2016,Ph.D. Candidate in Finance

Columbia University, USA 2013-2014, Visiting Ph.D. Student in Finance

University of Naples Federico II, Italy 2009-2010, Master in Economics and Finance, MEF

Sharif University of Technology, Iran 2006-2009,MBA

Sharif University of Technology, Iran 2002-2006, B.Sc., Electrical Engineering

Momentum Crash Management

Over or Under? Momentum, Idiosyncratic Volatility and Overreaction

Cyclicality of Idiosyncratic Volatility and Firm Investment

Econometrics (Khatam University, Master level, 2017)

Investment Management (Sharif University, Master level, 2016 and 2017)

Portfolio Selection Models (Kharazmi University, Master level, 2016 and 2017)

Investment Management (Kharazmi University, Master level, 2017)

Corporate Finance (Kharazmi University, Master level, 2016,2 017)

Project Finance (Tehran University, Master level, 2016)

As teaching assistant in Stockholm School of Economics:

Risk Management (Master level, 2014 and 2015)

Quantitative Methods in Corporate Finance (Master level, 2012 and 2014)

Corporate Finance Theory (Master level, 2012)

Valuation and Capital Budgeting (Master level, 2011)

Mathematics (PhD level, 2011 and 2012)

Winner of the Antoine Faure-Grimaud Prize for outstanding student performance in the Master in Economics and Finance, University of Federico II, 2010

Ranked 33rd (Top 0.01%) in nationwide university entrance examination for Bachelor program among more than 350,000 participants, 2002

Ranked 54th in nationwide university entrance examination for MBA program, 2006