© Carlos Parra. 

Carlos Parra

Assistant Professor of Finance at Catholic University of Chile


Curriculum Vitae


Contact Information

E-mail: parra.c.carlos.r@gmail.com


Research Interests

Corporate Finance, Household Finance, Financial intermediation


Working Papers


Capital Mobility and Regulation Frictions: Evidence from U.S. Lottery Winners
Media Coverage: Fox BusinessNational AffairsDawnGestion

Selected Presentations: FRA (2016), FIRS (2016), ISB Summer Research Conference (2016)

How Does Consumer Bankruptcy Protection Impact Household Outcomes?
2015 PhD Outstanding Paper Award, Olin - Washington University in St. Louis

Selected Presentations: ASSA-AREUEA (2017), WFA (2018)


More Cash Flows, More Options? The Effect of Cash Windfalls on Small Firms (with Jacelly Cespedes and Xing Huang)


Peer Effects Across Firms: Evidence from Security Analysts (with Jacelly Cespedes)

​Selected Presentations: SOLE (2017)


Selected Work in Progress 


Debt Overhang and Career Choices









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