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Farindokht Vaghefi (Farin)

Farindokht Vaghefi is a quantitative research analyst in our Supervision, Regulation and Credit department with a research focus on empirical corporate finance, banking and systemic risk. Before coming to the Richmond Fed, Farindokht worked for City University of New York – Baruch College as an adjunct lecturer teaching courses in financial management and investment.

Her supervisory work includes quantitative surveillance of financial institutions and supervisory model development and forecasting under stress conditions with the focus on corporate credit risk.Farindokht received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Tehran. She has a master’s degree from Sharif University of Technology (Tehran) and State University of New York at Buffalo. She earned her doctoral degree in finance from City University of New York.