Lucian A. Bebchuk
James Barr Ames Professor of Law, Economics, and Finance and Director of the Program on Corporate Governance, Harvard Law School
Ph.D. and M.A., economics, Harvard University; LL.M., and S.J.D., Harvard Law School; LL.B., University of Tel Aviv
Summary of Experience
Professor Bebchuk's main areas of research are corporate governance, law and finance, and law and economics. He has written more than 70 academic articles on a wide range of issues in these areas, and with Jesse Fried, he coauthored the widely acclaimed book, Pay without Performance: the Unfulfilled Promise of Executive Compensation. His writing has been published in leading law journals, including the Harvard Law Review and the Yale Law Journal; leading finance journals, including the Journal of Finance and the Journal of Financial Economics; and leading economics journals, including the Quarterly Journal of Economics and the Rand Journal of Economics. His op-ed pieces have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and the Financial Times. Professor Bebchuk is the founding director of the SSRN Corporate Governance Network; a research associate with the National Bureau of Economic Research; and an inaugural fellow of the European Corporate Governance Network.