Willard Prescott Smith Professor of Corporate Finance, Harvard Business School
Adi Sunderam is the Willard Prescott Smith Professor of Corporate Finance at Harvard Business School, a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research, and a faculty affiliate of the Harvard Economics department. Sunderam holds a Ph.D. in business economics and an A.B. in computer science and economics, both from Harvard University. In 2009 and 2010, he served in the U.S. Treasury Department as a special assistant and liaison to the White House National Economic Council. Sunderam’s research interests are in corporate finance, asset pricing, and financial intermediation. His work focuses on the organization of financial markets and its effect on asset prices and corporate investment. It has appeared in the Quarterly Journal of Economics, American Economic Review, Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, and Review of Financial Studies. He serves as an associate editor for the Journal of Finance.