Yakov Amihud

Program Fellow
  • Ira Rennert Professor of Entrepreneurial Finance
  • Leonard N. Stern School of Business (New York University)

Professor Amihud teaches Mergers and Acquisitions as well as Restructuring Firms and Industries at New York University's Leonard N. Stern School of Business. His research interests include market microstructure of securities markets and corporate finance. He has worked as a consultant for several prominent securities markets, including the NYSE, AMEX, CBOE, and CBOT. He has published more than 70 research articles in professional journals and in books, and he edited and co-edited five books on topics such as LBOs, bank M&As, international finance, and securities market design.


  • B.A. (Economics & Political Science), Hebrew University (1969)
  • M.S. (Business Administration), New York University (1973)
  • Ph.D. (Economics and Quantitative Analysis), New York University (1975)
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