Ofer Eldar is a professor at the Duke University School of Law, where he teaches business associations and corporate governance. He also holds secondary faculty appointments at the Duke Economics Department and the Duke Fuqua School of Business, and he serves as a research fellow of the Duke Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative. His research interests include corporate governance, corporate finance, entrepreneurship, financial regulation, and business organizations.
Prior to joining the Duke Law faculty, Eldar was the Wagner Fellow in Law & Business at the NYU Stern School of Business. His scholarship has appeared in leading economics, finance, and law journals, and featured in various major media outlets. Eldar’s papers are available on SSRN.
Eldar earned his Ph.D. in financial economics from Yale University, and a J.S.D. from Yale Law School, where he was a Kauffman Fellow in Law & Economics. He practiced corporate law at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in London, and at Weil, Gotshal & Manges in New York.