Alminas Žaldokas

Assistant Professor of Finance (On Leave)

Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance (2017-2018)
UT Austin

Contact Information


Research Interests

Innovation, industrial organization and corporate finance, corporate governance, family firms





Credit Supply and Corporate Innovation (with Mario Daniele Amore and Cédric Schneider)
Journal of Financial Economics (2013)
WFA 2013, CICF 2013, ... more

Investor Base and Corporate Borrowing Policy: Evidence from International Corporate Bonds (with Massimo Massa)
Journal of International Economics (2014)
EFA 2011, McGill Global Asset Management Conference 2011, ... more

Do Corporate Taxes Hinder Innovation? (with Abhiroop Mukherjee and Manpreet Singh)
Journal of Financial Economics (2017)
EFA 2015, NBER SI Productivity/Innovation Meeting 2014, ... more
Internet Appendix
New Product Announcement Data
Policy Briefs: CATO Institute Research Brief; HKUST IEMS Thought Leadership Brief

Information Transfers among Coowned Firms (with Massimo Massa)
Journal of Financial Intermediation (2017)
AFA 2012, CICF 2013, ... more


Working Papers

How Does Firms' Innovation Disclosure Affect Their Banking Relationships? (with Farzad Saidi)
Previously Distributed as Patents as Substitutes for Relationships
AFA 2017, WFA 2016, ... more

Naughty Firms, Noisy Disclosure (with Thomas Bourveau and Guoman She)
Barcelona GSE Summer Forum (Applied IO) 2017, LBS Accounting Symposium 2017, ... more

Anti-Collusion Enforcement: Justice for Consumers and Equity for Firms (with Sudipto Dasgupta)
AFA 2018, EFA 2017, ... more

Busted! Now What? Effects of Cartel Enforcement on M&A (with Ailin Dong and Massimo Massa)
WFA 2015, EFA 2014, ... more

Corporate Governance and International Trade (with Mario Daniele Amore)
EEA/ESEM 2011, EARIE 2011, ... more

Bankrupt Family Firms (with Massimo Massa)
CICF 2014, ISB CAF Summer Research Conference 2014, ... more