Swiss Finance Institute Assistant Professor
University of Geneva and Swiss Finance Institute
Geneva School of Economics and Management (GSEM)
Geneva Finance Research Institute (GFRI)
Bd. du Pont d’Arve 40
Email: philip.valta [at] unige [dot] ch
Tel: +41 (0)22 379 97 58
Pignon building, Office # 404,
My Curriculum Vitae is available here
Journal of Financial Economics (2012) 105, 661-682.
Strategic Default and Equity Risk Across Countries, (with Giovanni Favara and Enrique Schroth)
Journal of Finance (2012) 67, 2051-2095.
Financing Investment: The Choice between Bonds and Bank Loans, (with Erwan Morellec and Alexei Zhdanov)
Management Science (2015) 61, 2580-2602.
Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (2016) 51, 1-33.
How Does Corporate Investment Respond to Increased Entry Threat?, (with Laurent Frésard)
Review of Corporate Finance Studies (2016) 5, 1-35.
Data: Tariff data for manufacturing industries (SIC4) - 1974-2005 (zipped file)
Debt Enforcement, Investment, and Risk Taking Across Countries (with Erwan Morellec, Giovanni Favara, and Enrique Schroth)
Journal of Financial Economics, Forthcoming
Working papers (my SSRN website)
Debt in Political Campaigns (with Alexei Ovtchinnikov)