Moody’s/NYU Stern Salomon Center/ICRA Conference on Fixed Income Research in India

  December 23, 2015
  Sofitel Hotel, Mumbai
C-57, Bandra Kurla Complex
  Bandra (E) Mumbai 40 00 51, INDIA
  TEL +9 1 22 2611 75000
8:30–9:30 Registration & Breakfast
9:30–9:45   Opening Remarks
Praveen Varma,  Moody’s Investors Service
9:45–10:45    Flow-driven Variation in Government Bonds
Prachi Deuskar, Indian School of Business
10:45–11:45 Auctioning the Underwriting Spread: Implications for Information Production and Insurance
Sudip Gupta, Indiana University
11:45–12:00 Coffee Break
12:00–1:00 External Commercial Borrowing in India and FX-Taper Risk
Viral Acharya, NYU Stern School of Business
1:00–2:15                 Lunch and Panel Discussion

Municipal Bond Issuance: Implications for Indian Fixed-Income Markets

Richard Cantor, Moody's Investors Service
Susan Thomas, IGIDR
Jayanta Roy, ICRA
Michael Taylor, Moody’s Investors Service
Viral Acharya,  NYU Stern School of Business
Accounting Based Regulation and Earnings Management
Kandarp Srinivasan, Washington University in St. Louis
3:15–3:30 Coffee Break
3:30–4:15 Borrower Distress and Debt Relief: Evidence from a Natural Experiment
Krishnamurthy Subramanian, Indian School of Business
4:15–5:00 Indebtedness of Indian Corporates
Anjan Deb Ghosh, ICRA Limited
5:00–6:30 Cocktail Reception

 Registration is required. There is no attendance fee. To RSVP please contact:

Viral Acharya,  New York University, e-mail:
Avina Viegas, ICRA Limited, e-mail:
Praveen Varma, Moody’s Investors Service, e-mail:
Ana Viegas, Moody’s Investors Service, e-mail: