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College of Business Administration

College of Business Administration

Business Building Hours:
Mon-Thu: 7 am - 10 pm
Friday: 7 am - 5 pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Noon - 10 pm

Student Success Center
1001 Business Building
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506

Dean's Office
2019 Business Building
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506

Anand Desai

Associate Dean for Academic Administration 
Capitol Federal Distinguished Chair in Finance
Associate ProfessorDesai

o.   110A Calvin Hall
ph. 785-532-6820
e.   adesai@ksu.edu


Ph D, University of Michigan, 1985.
Major: Finance

MBA, Oklahoma State University, 1977.
Major: Finance

MS, Iowa State University, 1975.
Major: Chemical Engineering

Bachelor of Engineering, Maharaja Sayajirao University, 1973.
Major: Chemical Engineering 

Areas of Teaching

Corporate Finance, Investments, Derivatives

Areas of Research

Mergers and Acquisitions, Equity Markets, Market Microstructure

Research in Progress

Effect of Size and Trading Volume on Cross-Autocorrelations of Equity Portfolio Returns, Long-Run Returns in Equity Markets