Core Faculty
Management Accounting, Investment Management
Professor, Accounting and Finance
Dean, Academics

Phone: +91-5947-262176 (Ext. 204)
Email: knbadhani@iimkashipur.ac.in
IIM Kashipur,
Bazpur Road,
Kashipur, Uttarakhand – 244713


Dr. K N Badhani is Ph. D. in Finance and an Associate Member of the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India (AICWA). He is the rank holder in ICWA Final Examination of year 1995. He has also qualified NET and was awarded Junior Research Fellowship by the UGC.

Dr. Badhani has about 21 years experience in teaching. Before joining IIM Kashipur, he has worked in Management Development Institute (MDI), Gurgaon, the Institute of Rural Management, Anand (IRMA), Kumaun University, Nainital and HNB Garhwal University, Srinagar. His research interests include financial markets, econometric modeling and behavioral finance. He has 31 research papers published in international and national journals.


Badhani K N (2012), “Does Nifty have a Long Memory: Semi Parametric Estimation of Fractional Integration in Returns and Volatility”, Decision (Journal of IIM Calcutta), Vol. 39, Issue 3, pp: 86-100.

Badhani, K. N. and Tripathi, N P (2010), “Anomaly or Rationality: An Empirical Study on Explaining the Day-of-the-Week Effect for S&P CNX Nifty Index in India”, International Journal of Business and Emerging Markets, Vol. 2, No.1 pp. 23 – 42.

Badhani, K. N. (2009), “Response Asymmetry in Return and Volatility Spillover from the US to Indian Stock Market”, IUP Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 15, No. 9, pp. 22-45.

Badhani, K. N. (2008), “Modeling Aggregate Stock Market Volatility with Structural Brakes in India”, Decision (IIM Calcutta), Vol. 35, No.2, pp.87-107.

Badhani, K. N. (2008), “'Explaining the Volatility of Aggregate Stock Returns in India with Markov-Switching-Regime ARCH Model”, Metamorphosis (IIM Lucknow), Vol. 7, No.2, pp. 177-201.

  • Courses
Number Name Term
1 Financial Management III
2 Investment Management IV
3 Management Accounting II