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
Wharton: 2004-present. Previous appointment: Duke University, Fuqua School of Business.
Other Positions (Selected)
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 at the Review of Financial Studies; Previously Editor at Management Science and the Journal of Financial Intermediation; Co-organizer of Wharton Conference on Liquidity and Financial Crises; Elected Member of FARFE (Foundation for the Advancement of Research in Financial Economics); Member of FARFE Prize Committee, 2010.
Selected Press Coverage
Financial Times, National Public Radio, Forbes, Bloomberg, TheStreet.com, Morningstar.