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Phone: +55 21 3799-5778
PhD in Business, Brazilian School of Public and Business Administration - EBAPE (2017-present)
MSc in Business, Brazilian School of Public and Business Administration - EBAPE (2015)
BA in Business Administration, Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora - UFJF (2010-2014)
Academic and Professional Positions
Professor, Brazilian School of Economics and Finance - EPGE (2019-present)
Co-founder of Hathor Network, blockchain startup (2017-present)
Teacher Assistant, Brazilian School of Public and Business Administration - EBAPE (2017-2019)
MENDES, L. S.; FAJARDO, J. (2019). On the propensity to issue contingent convertible (CoCo) bonds. Quantitative Finance.
R.O. Leite, L.S. Mendes and L.C. Sacramento (2019). To Profit or not to Profit? Assessing financial sustainability outcomes of Microfinance Institutions. International Journal of Finance & Economics.
LEITE, R. O. ; MENDES, L. S. ; MOREIRA, R. L. (2020). Profit Status of Microfinance Institutions and Incentives for Earnings Management. Research in International Business and Finance.
R.O. Leite, R. Dias and L.S. Mendes (2020). Morality and perception of corruption. Latin American Business Review.
MENDES, L. S.; FAJARDO, J. .CoCo Bonds and Systemic Risk. (submitted)
FERNANDES, G. ; MENDES, L. S.; LEITE, R. O. . Cash holdings and profitability of banking firms in developed and emerging markets. (submitted)
CIVITARESE, J.; MENDES, L. S. Bad News, Technical Development and Cryptocurrencies Stability. (submitted)
CAMELO, E.; MENDES, L. S.; LEITE, R. O. Innovating Microcredit: how fintechs change the field. (submitted)
Working in Progress:
MENDES, L. S.; FAJARDO, J. Hybrid Bonds as a strategy of sequential finance in banking sector.