Narahari M. Phatak
Financial Economist
Office of Markets

Education Summary

  • Ph.D. Business Administration (Finance), University of California - Berkeley, 2012
  • B.S. Economics, Finance and Decision Processes, University of Pennsylvania, 2003

Fields of Interest

  • Market microstructure
  • Information and market efficiency
  • Behavioral finance
Financial Economist
Division of Economic and Risk Analysis
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
2012–present
Investment Associate
Currency Investment Unit
Putnam Investments
2003–2006
  • Narahari Phatak, Information Inside the Firm, Evidence From a Prediction Market.
  • Narahari Phatak, Shifting Incentives in Forecasting Contests.
  • Narahari Phatak, Menu-Based Complexity: Experiments on Choice over Lotteries.