Azadeh Babaghaderi Bio


Azadeh Babaghaderi, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Finance
253-3000 ext. 3119
Office: OB 437


  • Ph.D.  Concordia University, Finance, 2021.
  • M.B.A.  University of Northern Iowa, 2012.
  • M.Sc.  Shahid Beheshi University, Tehran, Iran, 2008.
  • B.A.  Shahid Beheshi University, Business Administration, 2005.


  • Corporate restructuring and spinoffs
  • Corporate Governance
  • Transparency and stakeholder communication
  • Real estate
  • Sustainability
  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental issues in Corporate Finance
  • Executive Compensation

Selected Publications 

  • Kolahgar, S.; Babaghaderi, A. & Bhabra, H.S. (2021). Corporate communication as a governance mechanism: A content analysis of corporate public disclosures. Corporate Ownership & Control, 18 (3), 438-468,
  • Kolahgar, S.; Nateghi, M. & Babaghaderi, A. (2021). Cloud manufacturing with fuzzy inference systems: A supply chain approach to post COVID-19 economy. SSRN Social Science Research Network (Elsevier), [September]
  • Thompson, F., Zaman, M., Kolahgar, S., & Babaghaderi, A. (2012).  An analysis of the Pension Benefit Guarantee Corporation's deficit and scenarios in determining adequate premiums to cover claim experience.   Pensions: An International Journal, 17 (1), 36-45,
  • Thompson, F., Zaman, M., Kolahgar, S., & Babaghaderi, A. (2012).  A control theory approach to determining premiums and coverage in relation to externalities associated with pension benefit guarantee insurance.   Public and Municipal Finance, 1 (2), 7-13.

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