Welcome!

I am a PhD Student in the Finance department at the NYU Stern School of Business. This summer, I will be joining USC Marshall as an assistant professor in the Finance and Business Economics Department.

My research focuses on questions in banking and applied macroeconomics, using tools from the spatial economics and industrial organization literatures.

Research Interests:

Primary: Financial Intermediation and Banking, Applied Macroeconomics

Secondary: Spatial Economics, Industrial Organization, Climate Change

Contact Email: rmaingi@stern.nyu.edu

CV, SSRN, Google Scholar



Working Papers

R&R, Econometrica (2nd Round)

R&R, Journal of Finance

Best Paper in Asset Pricing, SFS Calvancade (2022)

Two Sigma Award for Best Paper on Investment Management, WFA (2022)

 Runner Up, ICPM Research Award (2023)