Deeksha Gupta portrait

Deeksha Gupta, PhD

Assistant Professor
Academic AreaFinance


  • PhD, Finance, University of Pennsylvania
  • Masters, Financial Economics, University of Oxford, 
  • Bachelor of Arts, Economics and Applied Mathematics, Brown University


Selected publications

Working papers



  • Derivatives


  • Valuations and Financial Modeling

Honors and distinctions

  • Finance Theory Group, Best Job Market Paper (2018)
  • Western Finance Association -- Cubist Systematic Strategies Award, Ph.D. Candidate Award for Outstanding Research (2018)
  • Wells Fargo Advisors Center for Finance and Accounting Research, Best Finance PhD Paper Award (2017)
  • University of Pennsylvania -- Rodney L. White Center for Financial Research Grant (2017)
  • University of Pennsylvania -- Dean’s Fellowship for Distinguished Merit (2012-2016)

In the media