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Alexander Nekrasov

Associate Professor

Department of Accounting


Building & Room:

UH 2327


601 S. Morgan St., Chicago, IL 60607

Office Phone:

(312) 996-3391

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Alex Nekrasov is an Associate Professor of Accounting at the University of Illinois Chicago. He has broad research interests, including financial analysts, capital markets, financial reporting, and labor. His research has been published in leading academic journals, such as The Accounting Review, Management Science, Review of Accounting Studies, and Contemporary Accounting Research. His research has also been featured in prominent media outlets like the Wall Street Journal, CFO Magazine, IR Magazine, Accounting Today, CPA Practice Advisor, and Value Walk. Alex earned his PhD from the University of Minnesota.

Selected Publications

Selected Publications

Selected Working Papers

Notable Honors

2022, Educator of the Year, The Accounting Club, University of Illinois Chicago

2014, Best Paper Award, CAPANA Research Conference

2014, Excellence in Teaching, Core, Full-Time MBA, University of California-Irvine

2010, Best Paper Award, Review of Accounting Studies conference


PhD in Accounting, University of Minnesota
PhD studies in Economics, University of Minnesota
MS in Physics, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology