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Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506

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Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506

Sabuhi Sardarli

Assistant Professorsardarli
Department of Finance
Office:3004 Business Building
Mailing Address:2097 Business Building
1301 Lovers Lane 
Manhattan, KS 66506

Research Goals

Sabuhi Sardarli studies issues in defined contribution retirement plans, mutual funds, and empirical corporate finance.

Current Research & Consulting Projects

  • Identify issues in design and management of defined contribution retirement plans
  • Understand the impact of corporate tax avoidance on institutional investments

Major Accomplishments

  • Mortar Board Senior Honor Society – College of Business Administration Outstanding Faculty

Other Contributions

  • "An Investigation of Administrative Fees in Defined Contribution Plans" (with T. Doellman), forthcoming at Financial Analyst Journal
  • "Investment Fees, Net Returns, and Conflicts of Interest in 401(k) Plans" (with T. Doellman), forthcoming at Journal of Financial Research

Areas of Teaching

Corporate Finance, Investments, International Finance


Ph D, University of Florida, 2013.
Major: Finance

MBA, University of Missouri, 2006.
Concentration: Finance

BBA, Pittsburg State University, 2005.
Majors: Economics, Management