Our Faculty

Jagan Kumar Sur

Assistant Professor
  • Ph.D. (IIM Raipur)
  • M.Phil. & M.Com. (Utkal University, Bhubaneswar)

“Dr. Jagan Kumar Sur is an Assistant Professor in the department of Accounting and Finance at the Indian Institute of Management Ranchi. He holds a PhD degree in Finance and Accounting from Indian Institute of Management Raipur. His research interest ranges from underpinning issues in corporate governance, debt maturity structure, stock pledging and corporate reporting practices. He teaches Financial Reporting and Analysis, Bank Management and Global Corporate Governance in IIM Ranchi. His research work has appeared in journals of national and international repute, including International Review of Finance and International Journal of Managerial Finance. He was awarded the Junior research fellowship by the UGC, Government of India.”

Teaching Areas

  • Financial Accounting
  • Management Accounting

Research Area

  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Debt Maturity
  • ESG Reporting

Current Research Interests

  • Ownership and Board Structure
  • Stock Pledging


Journal Publications:

  • Arora S., Sur J. K. and Chauhan Y. 2021 “Does Corporate Social Responsibility affect shareholder value? Evidence from the COVID-19 crisis”, International Review of Finance (ABDC- A)
  • Sur J. K. and Chauhan Y. 2020, “Group affiliation and corporate debt maturity: Co-insurance or expropriation”, International Journal of Managerial Finance, (ABDC- A)

Working Papers:

  • “Bank lending relationship and public debt maturity: Do diffused public lenders free ride?” (with Y. Chauhan)

Conference Presentations:

  • World Finance Conference 2020, University of Malta, Malta
  • Doctoral Symposium 2020, Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode
  • 6th Management Doctoral Colloquium 2020, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
  • Indian Finance Conference 2019, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad
  • 7th Pan IIM World Management Conference 2019, Indian Institute of Management Rohtak


  • The Junior research fellowship (JRF) by the UGC, Government of India