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Saturday, July 21st 2018

Professor Varaiya

Nikhil Professor Varaiya is a Professor of Finance at San Diego State University's (SDSU) College of Business Administration. He has been teaching in the EMBA Program since 1990 and serves as the Chair of the EMBA Executive Committee. Professor Varaiya currently teaches the SDSU graduate course Financing the Emerging Enterprise. Prior to SDSU, Professor Varaiya has taught at the following institutions: Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University in Dallas and the School of Business Administration, University of Washington in Seattle. In addition, he has also taught extensively in executive programs of the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University and SDSU. Dr. Varaiya has been the recipient of the Outstanding EMBA Faculty Award on numerous occasions.

Professor Varaiya is also active in research. His areas of interest include entrepreneurial finance, mergers and acquisitions, valuation, and strategic management. Professor Varaiya has several of his articles published in business publications such as Banker's Magazine, Financial Executive, Financial Analysts Journal, Journal of Finance, Management Science and Strategic Management Journal.

Professor Varaiya teaches (click on course for syllabus):

Financing the Emerging Enterprise (FIN 641)

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