Ph.D. Business Administration (with Honors) - New York University 2000

Selected Works


Fich, Eliezer M, Starks, Laura and Yore, Adam . “CEO deal-making activities and compensation” JOURNAL OF FINANCIAL ECONOMICS . (forthcoming)

Fich, Eliezer M, Tran, Anh and Walkling, Ralph A. “On The Importance of Golden Parachutes” JOURNAL OF FINANCIAL AND QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS 48.6 (Dec 2013):1717-1753

Fich, Eliezer M, Cai, Jie and Tran, Anh . “Stock Option Grants to Target CEOs during Private Merger Negotiations” JOURNAL OF FINANCIAL ECONOMICS 101.2 (Aug 2011):413-430

Fich, Eliezer M and Shivdasani, Anil . “Financial Fraud, Director Reputation, and Shareholder Wealth” JOURNAL OF FINANCIAL ECONOMICS 86.2 (Nov 2007)306-336.

Fich, Eliezer M and Shivdasani, Anil . “Are Busy Boards Effective Monitors?” JOURNAL OF FINANCE 61.2 (Apr 2006)689-724

Fich, Eliezer M and Shivdasani, Anil . “The Impact of Stock-Option Compensation for Outside Directors on Firm Value.” JOURNAL OF BUSINESS 78.6 (Nov 2005):2229-2254

Fich, Eliezer M. “Are Some Outside Directors Better than Others?” JOURNAL OF BUSINESS 78.5 (Sep 2005):1943-1971


2012 Joseph Neubauer Research Scholar in Finance (Drexel University - LeBow College of Business)
2008-2011 Research Fellow (LeBow College of Business)
2008 Michael Jensen Best Paper Award (2nd Prize) for a Corporate Finance paper published in 2007 (Journal of Financial Economics)
2000 Harold W. MacDowell PhD. graduation award (New York University)