Shreesh Deshpande, Ph.D.

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Shreesh Deshpande, Ph.D.

Shreesh Deshpande, Ph.D.
Area Chair, Finance
Professor of Finance

Email |
Phone | (619) 260-4863
Office | Olin Hall 317

    Area Chair, Finance
    Professor of Finance

    • Ph.D. Pennsylvania State University, Finance
    • MBA Clarkson University
    • B.Engg. Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Mechanical Engineering

    Shreesh Deshpande taught at Concordia University (Montreal) and at Clarkson prior to joining USD in 1988. His primary teaching interests are in Corporate Finance and Investments in both the graduate and undergraduate programs. His international experience includes teaching in Canada, India, and Jamaica. Deshpande has published in the areas of corporate finance, derivatives and international finance. He also was a co-recipient of a competitive research grant from SSHRC Canada. He is on the Board of Directors of the Financial Executives Institute (San Diego) and is the faculty advisor for the "Friday Speaker Series" sponsored by the GBSA. He was voted "Professor of the Year 2000", "Professor of the Year 1999", "Professor who taught you the most 1998" by the graduating business students, and "SIBC Professor of the Year" in 2005.

    Selected Current Research

    Conference Proceeding

    Deshpande, S.,Svetina, M.,Zhu, P. (2011). Cross-Border Acquisitions and Analysts' Earnings Forecasts. Papers & Proceedings of the 38th Annual AEF Meeting, 35

    Journal Article, Academic Journal

    Deshpande, S.,Jog, V. (2014). Non-public contracts, Cash flows and Firm value. Review of Accounting and Finance , 13 (3), 274-290.

    Deshpande, S.,Svetina, M. (2014). Negative Earnings Surprises: When is the Glass Half-Full?. Managerial Finance , 40 (8), 804 - 820.

    Deshpande, S.,Svetina, M.,Zhu, P. (2012). Analyst Coverage of Acquiring Firms and Value Creation in Cross-Border Acquisitions. Journal of Multinational Financial Management, 22 (5), 212-229.

    Deshpande, S.,Svetina, M. (2011). Does Local News Matter to Investors?. Managerial Finance, 37 (12), 1190-1212.

    Deshpande, S. (2006). The Firm Price Effects of Regional Information Releases. Journal of Applied Business and Economics, 6 (4), 61 - 68.

    Journal Article, Professional Journal

    Dalton, T.,Deshpande, S. (2011). Quantifying the choice between a Roth and traditional IRA. Practical Tax Strategies, 87 (3), 112:119.