Srinivasan Selvam

Senior Researcher in Finance

Construct benchmarks and metrics for private assets

Main contributions

Creating privateMetrics and PECCS at EDHECinfra and Private Assets Research Institute.

Discipline: Finance
Faculty: Data Science, Economics & Finance
Expertise: Empirical Research, Corporate Finance, Asset Pricing


He is passionate about empirical research in Finance and has most recently been an Assistant Professor at the Peking University HSBC Business School in Shenzhen. His research has been presented at several prominent academic conferences and published in top-tier academic journals. He has received a Ph.D. in Finance from Nanyang Technological University defending a dissertation in empirical corporate finance. Additionally, he also has received an M.B.A. from the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade and a bachelor’s degree in electronics & communication engineering from the College of Engineering Guindy and is a CFA charter holder. In the past, he has worked in MSCI, the equity index company, as an Index Associate.

Publications of Srinivasan Selvam

05.06.2023 - Article in a peer reviewed journal

Stock liquidity and investment efficiency: Evidence from the split-share structure reform in China

William Cheung, Hyun Joong Im, Srinivasan Selvam

Emerging Markets Review, June 2023

15.04.2023 - Article in a peer reviewed journal

Investment sensitivity to lender default shocks

Srinivasan Selvam, Hursit S. Celil, Brandon Julio

Journal of Corporate Finance, Volume 79, April 2023

15.09.2022 - Article in a peer reviewed journal

Natural disasters and the role of regional lenders in economic recovery

Srinivasan Selvam, Hursit S. Celil, Seungjoon Oh

Journal of Empirical Finance, Volume 68, September 2022, Pages 116 - 132