Tehran Institute for Advanced Studies (TeIAS)

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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 & 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