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Zaur Rzakhanov

Title: Senior Lecturer II

Phone: 617.287.7331


Department: Accounting & Finance

Areas of Expertise

Corporate Finance, Governance and Innovation, Investments, Derivative Securities 


PhD, Brandeis University
MS, Brandeis University
MA, Boston University
BA, Boston University

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information


University of Massachusetts Boston, MA
Analysis Group, Boston, MA
Suffolk University, Boston, MA

Courses Taught

Quantitative Analysis of Business Data, Derivative Securities, Financial Modeling, Risk Management, Portfolio Analysis and Investment Management, International Financial Economics, Financial Management, Corporate Finance, Financial Accounting, Microeconomics, Statistics.

Research Interests

Corporate Finance and Innovation, Corporate Governance, Investments/Hedge Funds.

Professional Activities

Member of American Finance Association, Financial Management Association, Eastern Finance Association.


2020 Donald Shephard College of Management Endowed Award for Research

Personal Websites

Research Gate

Zaur Rzakhanov