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Itay Goldstein

Joel S. Ehrenkranz Family Professor, Professor of Finance, Coordinator of PhD Program

Research Interests: corporate finance, feedback effects between financial markets and real economy, financial fragility and crises, financial institutions, financial markets

Links: Personal Website


PhD, Tel-Aviv University, 2001; MA, Tel-Aviv University, 1998; BA, Tel-Aviv University, 1994.

Academic Positions Held

Joel S Ehrenkranz Family Professor, Professor of Finance, Professor of Economics

Other Positions (Selected)

Academic Advisor, Bank of Canada, 2015; Visiting Scholar, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, 2013; Academic Consultant, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 2011- ; Academic Consultant, Committee on Capital Markets Regulation 2010-2012; Visiting Scholar, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, 2005- ; Visiting Scholar, Princeton University, 2000-2001; Economist, Bank of Israel, 1998-2000.

Professional Leadership (Selected)

Co-founder of the Finance Theory Group; Editor of the Review of Financial Studies; Previously Editor at Management Science and the Journal of Financial Intermediation; Co-organizer of Wharton Conferences on Liquidity and Financial Crises; Director of the Western Finance Assocation; Director of the Financial Intermediation Research Sociey; Elected Member of FARFE (Foundation for the Advancement of Research in Financial Economics); Member of FARFE Prize Committee, 2010.

Selected Press Coverage

Economist, Financial Times, National Public Radio, Forbes, Bloomberg, Ruters,, Morningstar.