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Sept 29–Oct 1, 2015 • New York, NY
Ekaterina Volkova

Ekaterina Volkova
Finance Graduate Student, Cornell University

Ekaterina Volkova is a PhD candidate in finance at Cornell University. Among other topics, Ekaterina is interested in using financial data to track likely instances of insider trading.


1:15pm–1:55pm Thursday, 10/01/2015
Data-driven Business
Location: 1 E10 / 1 E11 Level: Intermediate
Tags: health
Joe Klobusicky (Geisinger Health System), Ali Habib (Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine), Ekaterina Volkova (Cornell University)
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Pharmaceutical companies follow a highly structured process for the approval of medications. From a financial viewpoint, the binary occasion of a drug’s passage offers a rare scientific opportunity: a well-defined, recurrent, and critical event spanning over multiple companies. We will show that integrating multiple datatypes uncovers how drug passage influences the market, and vice versa. Read more.