Kristina Lalova

Ph.D. Candidate

Finance


Education

  • Ph.D. in Business Administration (Finance), University of Connecticut, 2018 – 2023 (Expected)
  • B.S. in Business Administration (Finance and Accounting), Drexel University, 2013 – 2017

Research Interests

  • Corporate and Behavioral Finance
  • Labor Market Interactions
  • Corporate M&As and Bankruptcies
  • Private Equity
  • ESG Issues

Research Experience

  • The Value of Employee Morale Similarity in Mergers and Acquisitions: Evidence from Glassdoor (Solo-Authored)
  • Untangling Employee Morale Similarity in Private Equity Deals (Solo-Authored)
  • Predicting Bankruptcy. Ask the Employees. (Co-Authored with John Knopf)
  • Financing Constraints and Labor Demand: Evidence from PE Failed-Bank Turnarounds (Solo-Authored)

 Teaching Experience

  • Instructor of Record, FNCE 3101 – Financial Management: Fall 2019, Fall 2020, Fall 2021, & Spring 2023
  • Teaching Assistant, FNCE 3101 – Financial Management: Spring 2021, Spring 2022, & Fall 2022
Contact Information
Emailkristina.lalova@uconn.edu
Mailing Address2101 Hillside Road
Office LocationSchool of Business 406
CampusStorrs, CT
Office Hours11:30am - 1:30pm: Monday and Wednesday (Spring 2023)
CoursesFNCE 3101
Linkhttps://www.kristinalalova.com/
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