Vrinda Mittal

Ph.D. Candidate in Finance and Economics

Columbia Business School

About Me


I am a Ph.D. candidate in Finance and Economics at Columbia Business School. My research interests include private capital markets, specially private equity, real estate, and asset pricing. I will be on the Academic Job Market in ASSA/AFA 2023.


I visited Harvard Business School in Spring 2022. I was a Dissertation Intern at the New York Federal Reserve in Summer 2022, and at the Federal Reserve Board in Summer 2021.


Previously, I graduated from MIT Sloan School of Management with a Master of Finance in 2016, and completed my Bachelor of Arts in Economics with Honors Distinction from Lady Shri Ram College for Women, Delhi University in 2015.

Contact Information

Columbia Business School

665 West 130th Street, New York, NY 10027

Email: vrinda.mittal@gsb.columbia.edu