Mitch Warachka

Mitch Warachka
Phone: (619) 260-4600 ext. 4923
Office: Olin Hall 237

The Kaye and Richard Woltman Professor of Finance

  • PhD, Cornell University
  • MBA, University of Chicago

Mitch Warachka is the Kaye and Richard Woltman Professor of Finance at University of San Diego School of Business. His main area of research is asset pricing. He has taught undergraduate and graduate classes in Singapore, China, and the United States focusing on corporate finance, derivative securities and international finance. He has published his research in leading finance journals such as the Review of Financial Studies and the Journal of Financial Economics.

Selected Publications

  • Warachka, M., Da, Z., Yun, H. (2015) Lottery Tax Windfalls, State-Level Fiscal Policy, and Consumption, Elsevier Wordmark, Economic Letters, 129, 9-12.
  • Warachka, M., Da, Z., Gurun, U. (2014) Frog in the Pan: Continuous Information and Momentum, Review of Financial Studies, 27(7), 2171-2218.
  • Warachka, M., Da, Z., Zhu, H. Fiscal Policy, Consumption Risk, and Stock Returns: Evidence from US States, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis.

Office Hours

Section 03
9/06 - 12/15 T TH 8:30 am - 9:00 amOlin Hall - 237
T TH 1:00 pm - 2:30 pmOlin Hall - 237
T TH 4:00 pm - 4:30 pmOlin Hall - 237