Assistant Professor and Neubauer Family Faculty Fellow
Anastasia Zakolyukina studies corporate governance and incentives, accounting manipulation, linguistic analysis of disclosures, and accounting-based risk assessment. Her most recent work, “Detecting Deceptive Discussions in Conference Calls,” examines prediction of misstatements from the conference call narratives of CEOs and CFOs. This study has been mentioned in The Economist, NPR, Wall Street Journal, New York Times, CBC, CNBC, and Bloomberg.
Zakolyukina earned her PhD in business administration from Stanford Graduate School of Business and her MA in economics from the New Economic School. Before pursuing graduate studies, Zakolyukina studied at the Udmurt State University, where she earned dual degrees in information systems and law.
Zakolyukina joined the University of Chicago faculty in 2012.