Pouya Behmaram

PhD Student, Finance
Pouya Behmaram
Contact Information
Email address: 
pouya.behmaram [at] mail.mcgill.ca

Bronfman Building [Map]
1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest
Montreal, Quebec
H3A 1G5

  • Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, 2018 -Present
    PhD in Management, specialization in Finance
  • London School of Economics and Political Science, 2016 - 2017
    Master of Science in Finance and Economics
    Dissertation: CDS Spreads and the Ownership of Sovereign Debts: An Analysis of Determinants
  • Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, 2013-2016
    Bachelor of Commerce (Distinction), Major in Finance, Minor in Mathematics
PhD Student
Awards, honours, and fellowships: 
  • 2020-2023: Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Doctoral Scholarship, SSHRC
  • 2018-2019: National Bank Financial Group Fellowship, National Bank of Canada
  • 2018-2022: Doctoral Fellowship, McGill University
  • 2013-2016: Dean's Honor List, McGill University
  • 2013: French Language Award Bursary, Government of Quebec
Current research: 

Research areas: 

  • Asset Pricing
  • Mutual & Hedge Funds
  • Return Predictability
  • Sovereign Credit Risk
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