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Barbara A Bukhvalova

Associate Professor - Department of Finance

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Barbara Bukhvalova joined the Department of Finance in 2006, following her PhD studies in Finance and Real Estate at the University of California, Berkeley.

She is interested in household finance, theoretical and empirical asset pricing, empirical corporate finance and corporate governance, real estate finance, real options, network effects in finance, and delegated portfolio management.

Barbara A. Bukhvalova has been working on effects of costly decisions on (i) mortgage selection, refinancing and default, (ii) portfolio selection and delegation of portfolio management to mutual funds, (iii) real option valuation and mismanagement of assets with embedded real options. In corporate finance and corporate governance, she has been working on valuation of ownership network effects.

In addition to working at BI, she has served on boards of several companies.
Academic Degrees
Year Academic Department Degree
2006 University of California, Berkeley Ph.D.
1999 Central European University M.A.
1997 St. Petersburg State University B.A.
Work Experience
Year Employer Job Title
2006 - Present BI Norwegian Business School Associate Professor
2003 - 2003 Dorit Law Firm Consultant
1996 - 1996 NIP Magazine Consulting Traineeship
1995 - 1995 Europe Assistant Purchasing Manager
1994 - 1995 High-School No. 329 Lecturer on Macroeconomics
1994 - 1994 TAMBRANDS, Assistant Marketing Manager
1992 - 1992 "Komfort" P. English Courses Manager