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Rahul Vashishtha

Associate Professor of Business Administration
Fuqua School of Business
100 Fuqua Drive, Durham, NC 27708


Professor Vashishtha is an Assistant Professor in the Accounting area. He received his PhD in Accounting from the University of Pennsylvania. Professor Vashishtha’s research focuses on the determinants of disclosure and its economic consequences, executive compensation, and the role of information in asset pricing. His recent work examines how firms’ disclosure policies get jointly determined along with capital structure. He teaches financial accounting.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Associate Professor of Business Administration · 2019 - Present Fuqua School of Business

Education, Training & Certifications

University of Pennsylvania · 2012 Ph.D.
Indian School of Business (India) · 2004 M.A.
Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (India) · 2000 B.A.