PhD | Parasuram Balasubramanian | WashU Olin Business School

Parasuram Balasubramanian

Strategy and Entrepreneurship PhD Student On the Market


PhD (expected) 2020, Washington University in St. Louis
MS Finance 2011, College of Business, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
B.E. Electrical Engineering 2008, University of Mumbai

Research Interests:

Organizational Misconduct, Corporate Strategy, Sustainability, Non-Market Strategy


  • "Organization Structure and Evidential Value in Scientific Research"(Working Paper), with L. Pierce, T. Cummings
  • "Strategic Repositioning During Foreclosure: A Natural Experiment in Commercial Fishing"(Working Paper)
  • "The Wages of Dishonesty: The Supply of Cheating Under High-Powered Incentives", Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 428-444, with V. Bennett, L. Pierce, 2017
  • "Behavioral field evidence on psychological and social factors in dishonesty and misconduct", Current Opinion in Psychology, 70-76, with L. Pierce, 2015


  • $2500 CRES Research Grant, Washington University in St. Louis, 2015
  • Doctoral Fellowship, Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis, 2014

Personal Interests:

Tennis, squash