Gregor Matvos primarily studies corporate finance. His research interests are related to financial contracting, financial distress, interaction of internal organization of firms with financing and investment, corporate taxation, consumer finance, corporate governance, and mergers and acquisitions. His research has been covered in several media, including the Financial Times and US News.
Matvos earned a PhD in 2007 and graduated Phi Beta Kappa with honors in economics in 2002, both from Harvard University.
2013 - 2014 Course Schedule
Corporate finance; corporate governance; proxy voting; mergers; liquidity; economics of contracts, organizations.
With Michael Ostrovsky, "Heterogeneity and Peer Effects in Mutual Fund Proxy Voting," Journal of Financial Economics (forthcoming).
With Michael Ostrovsky, "Cross-ownership, returns and voting in mergers," Journal of Financial Economics (2008)
For a listing of research publications please visit
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