Ivana Naumovska is an Assistant Professor at INSEAD. Her research builds on the fundamental premise that firm behavior, investor sentiments, and financial market dynamics are socially situated and socially constituted. She integrates strategy, finance and organization theory to examine the dynamics that govern how financial markets evaluate firms and their behaviors, and to understand the antecedents and consequences of firms’ decisions to adopt controversial financial practices. Ivana's research has been published in leading academic journals such as the Academy of Management Journal, and the Review of Finance. Her research has also received a number of prestigious recognitions and awards, including Best Dissertation Prize from the Dutch Royal Academy of Arts and Sciences, and multiple Distinguished and Best Paper Awards from the Academy of Management and the Strategic Management Society. At INSEAD, Ivana teaches in the MBA, Executive MBA and PhD Programs, and has been awarded the Deans’ Commendation for Excellence in MBA Teaching.