Biography

Narasimhan Jegadeesh is the Dean's Distinguished Chair in Finance at the Goizueta Business School. He has also been on the faculty at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the University of California at Los Angeles. He has published extensively in the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics, the Review of Financial Studies and other leading academic finance journals. His research has been discussed in several publications including Businessweek, The Economist, Forbes, Kiplinger's Personal Investments, Money, New York Times, and Smart Money.

Education

  • Ph.D.
    Columbia University
    1987
  • M.B.A.
    Indian Institute of Management
    1980
  • B.Tech.
    Indian Institute of Technology
    1978

Media Appearances

  • September 15, 2017
    Barron’s
    Companies surpassing both revenue and earnings estimates tend to outperform the market over time by more than companies beating on earnings alone.
  • March 6, 2017
    Fortune
    The negative outlook for Snap’s shares is notable not just because it’s a hot IPO, but also because Wall Street analysts are usually a pretty optimistic bunch.
  • December 13, 2013
    The Wall Street Journal
    Narasimhan Jegadeesh of Emory University and Sheridan Titman of the University of Texas at Austin, found in a 2011 paper that U.S. stocks that perform the best over a three-to-12-month period tend to continue on the same path over the following three to 12 months...
  • August 10, 2011
    Seeking Alpha
    Narasimhan Jegadeesh and Sheridan Titman are credited by academics for discovering momentum, though practitioners had been exploiting it for decades by the time the duo's study came out in 1993...
  • September 19, 2016
    ETF
    Initial research on momentum, however, was published by Narasimhan Jegadeesh and Sheridan Titman, authors of the 1993 study “Returns to Buying Winners and Selling Losers: Implications for Stock Market Efficiency,"...