Professor Charupat has conducted research in the areas of financial innovation, security designs, annuity and insurance products, arbitrage relationship, commodity investment and behavioural finance. He has taught courses in financial derivatives, international finance and personal finance. Professor Charupat’s research has been published in various journals such as the Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Economic Theory, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis and Journal of Risk and Insurance. He has also co-authored a textbook on strategic financial planning. Prior to joining McMaster, he worked for an investment bank and a risk-management software company.