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Alex Edmans

Associate Professor of Finance

Research Interests: corporate governance, executive compensation, mergers and acquisitions, behavioral finance

  • MBA Excellence in Teaching Award, 2011
  • Rising Star in Corporate Governance, 2011
  • Best Paper Award, Financial Research Association, 2009
  • Distinguished Referee Award, Review of Financial Studies, 2009
  • Finalist, Helen Kardon Moss Anvil Award for Best MBA Professor, 2008-2010
  • MBA Core Curriculum Award ("Goes Above and Beyond the Call of Duty"), 2008-2011
  • MBA Core Curriculum Award ("Tough, But We'll Thank You in Five Years"), 2008
  • MBA Core Teaching Award, 2008-2009
  • MIT Graduate Teaching Award, 2007
  • Moskowitz Prize for Best Paper in Socially Responsible Investing, 2007
  • MIT Sloan Outstanding Teaching Assistant of the Year, 2005