Dimuthu Ratnadiwakara

Assistant Professor of Finance

E. J. Ourso College of Business, Louisiana State University

Phone: 832-807-5534 | Email: dratnadiwakara2@lsu.edu




Education: PhD in Finance (2019) , Bauer College of Business, University of Houston

Research Interests: Corporate Finance, Household Finance, Real Estate, and Economics of Climate Change

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Working Papers

Collateral Value and Strategic Default: Evidence from Auto Loans

- AFA Ph.D. Poster Session 2019, AEA 2019 (Poster Session), FMA Doctoral Student Consortium 2018, MFA 2019 - Semifinalist for best paper in the financial institutions category at the 2019 FMA meeting

Do sunk costs affect prices in the housing market? (with Vijay Yerramilli)

- SFS Cavalcade 2019, AREUEA 2019 Annual Meetings, MFA 2018 Annual Meeting, FMA 2018 Annual Meeting

Interest Rate, Consumption, and Default: Evidence from Small Changes in the National Mortgage Rate (with Don Carmichael and Kevin Roshak)

- Boulder Summer Conference 2018 (Poster Session), FMA 2017, IBEFA Summer Meeting 2017- Semifinalist for best paper in the financial institutions category at the 2017 FMA meeting