András Danis

Associate Professor of Finance

Georgia Institute of Technology
Scheller College of Business
800 West Peachtree Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30308

Email: andras.danis [at]

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Published and accepted papers:

  1. Refinancing, Profitability, and Capital Structure. Journal of Financial Economics, December 2014, Volume 114, Issue 3. Co-authored with Daniel Rettl and Toni Whited. Winner of the Jensen Prize (second place) for the best paper in Corporate Finance and Organizations published in the Journal of Financial Economics in 2014. Data and code.

  2. Do Empty Creditors Matter? Evidence from Distressed Exchange Offers. Management Science, 2017, Volume 63, Number 5.

  3. The Real Effects of Credit Default Swaps. Journal of Financial Economics, 2018, Volume 117, Issue 1. Co-authored with Andrea Gamba.

  4. The Impact of Right-to-Work Laws on Worker Wages: Evidence from Collective Bargaining Agreements. Journal of Financial Economics. Co-authored with Sudheer Chava and Alex Hsu.

    Media coverage: CNN Money, National Affairs - Daily Findings, Crain’s Chicago Business,,, The Post and Courier.

    Short video summarizing the paper.

  5. Shareholder Monitoring with Strategic Investors. Finance Research Letters.

Working papers:

  1. Dark Knights: The Rise in Firm Intervention by CDS Investors. Co-authored with Andrea Gamba.

  2. The Effect of Credit Default Swaps on Financial Contracting. Co-authored with Anastasia Lashova and Andrea Gamba.