Years at SKEMA Business School: 1
 


Rafael ALMEIDA DA MATTA

Globalisation
Sophia-Antipolis



CV
Skills & Interests 
Research Skills
Corporate Finance, Financial Intermediation, Industrial Organization 
Languages
Portuguese, English
Expertise
Financial Contracting, Corporate Investment, Financial Distress, Banking
Qualification 
Scholarly Academic
Academic Degrees 
Ph.D.  University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL, USA, Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA, Economics, 2012.
Master  Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil, Economics, 2006.
Bachelor  Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil, Economics, 2003.
Work Experience 
Professor of Finance, SKEMA Business School (2018 - Present), Antibes, France.
Assistant Professor of Finance, University of Amsterdam (2012 - 2018), Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Intellectual contributions
Articles in Journals 
Campello, M., Ladika, T., & Matta, R. (2019).  Renegotiation Frictions and Financial Distress Resolution: Evidence from CDS Spreads.   Review of Finance.
Hsu, C., Matta, R., & Popov, S. (2017).  Optimal Product Placement.   Review of Industrial Organization, 51 (1), 127-145.
Matta, R., Ribas, R., Sampaio, B., & Sampaio, G. (2016).  The effect of age at school entry on college admission and earnings: a regression-discontinuity approach.   Journal of Labor Economics, 5, 1-25.
Campello, M., & Matta, R. (2012).  Credit Default Swaps and Risk-Shifting.   Economics Letters (117), 639-641.
Matta, R., & Viegas Andrade, M. (2011).  A Model of Local Crime Displacement.   International Review of Law and Economics, 31, 30-36.
Chapters, Cases, Readings, Supplements 
Matta, R., Espinosa-Vega, M., Kahn, C., & Sole, J. (2011). Some Implications of Systemic Risk for the Design of the Regulatory Architecture. In Stijn Claessens, Douglas Evanoff, George Kaufman, Laura Kodres (eds.) (Ed.), The New Road to Financial Stability. World Scientific. 
Conference Presentations 
Matta, R. (2017). Liquidity Runs and Insecure Debt.  Eighth Erasmus Liquidity Conference, Tilburg, Netherlands.
Matta, R. (2016). Liquidity Runs.  Brazilian Econometric Society Meeting, Foz do Iguacu, Brazil.
Matta, R. (2016). Insecure Debt.  European Banking Center Network Conference, Tilburg, Netherlands.
Matta, R. (2016). Insecure Debt.  CEPR First Annual Spring Symposium in Financial Economics, London, England.
Matta, R. (2015). Asset Verifiability and Bankruptcy.  European Finance Association, Vienna, Austria.
Matta, R. (2015). Renegotiation or Bankruptcy? The Effect of Out-of-Court Costs on Distress Resolution.  European Finance Association, Vienna, Austria.
Matta, R. (2015). Renegotiation or Bankruptcy? The Effect of Out-of-Court Costs on Distress Resolution.  IDC Conference in Financial Economics Research, Herzliya, Israel.
Matta, R. (2015). Renegotiation or Bankruptcy? The Effect of Out-of-Court Costs on Distress Resolution.  Western Finance Association, Seattle, Washington.
Matta, R. (2015). Liquidity Runs.  European Economic Association, Mannheim, Germany.
ALMEIDA DA MATTA, R. (2014). Renegotiation or Bankruptcy? The Effect of Out-of-Court Costs on Distress Resolution.  Brazilian Econometric Society Meeting, Foz do Iguacu, Brazil.
Matta, R. (2013). Asset Verifiability and Bankruptcy.  Brazilian Econometric Society Meeting, Foz do Iguacu, Brazil.
Matta, R. (2011). Systemic Risk and Optimal Regulatory Architecture.  Conference on Resolving Insolvent Large and Complex Financial Institutions, Cleveland, Ohio.
Matta, R. (2010). How are Venture Capitalist Rewarded? The Economics of Venture Capital Partnerships.  RFS/Kauffman Entrepreneurial Finance and Innovation Conference, Boston, Massachusetts.
Professional Service 
Editor: Associate Editor
2018:  EconomiA (International).
2018:  International Review of Law and Economics (International).
Reviewer: Reviewer for a Journal
2018:  Canadian Journal of Economics (International).
2017:  European Economic Review (International).
2017:  Management Science (International).
2017:  Review of Financial Studies (International).
2016:  Journal of Banking and Finance (International).
2015 – 2016:  Journal of Financial Intermediation (International).
2015:  Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (International).
2013:  Economic Inquiry (International).
2010:  Economics Bulletin (International).