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Sreenivas Kamma - Indiana University, Kelley School of Business. Bloomington, IN, US

Sreenivas Kamma Sreenivas Kamma

Associate Professor of Finance | Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Bloomington, IN, UNITED STATES

Sreenivas Kamma's research focuses on the contractual relationship between stockholders, managers and its effects on managerial decisions.

Secondary Titles (2)

  • Chairperson Finance Department
  • Arthur M. Weimer Faculty Fellow


Professor Sreenivas Kamma's research interests include the nature of the optimal contractual relationship between stockholders and managers and its effect on managerial decisions. Currently empirically investigating the effect of recent innovative defensive strategies such as selective repurchase and poison pills on the market for corporate control. He is also involved in studies of the actual, rather than intended, benefits of administered protection against foreign imports.

Industry Expertise (4)



Capital Markets

Investment Management

Areas of Expertise (6)


Contractual Relationships

Stockholder Relations

Foreign Imports

Management Relations

Business Management

Education (3)

University of Buffalo: Ph.D. 1987

University of Buffalo: M.B.A. 1982

Birla Institute of Technology and Science: M.M.S 1979

Articles (1)

The Delaware Courts, Poison Pills, and Shareholder Wealth

Journal of Law, Economics, & Organization

1989 The State of Delaware has sought and achieved national prominence in the competition for corporate charters. the remarkable success of Delaware's legal system in this competition is evident in the fact that over 50 percent of the firms listed on the New York and American stock exchanges are incorporated in the state despite it not being the center of their economic activity.

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