Associate Professor of Law and Finance
Ofer Eldar is an associate professor at the Duke University School of Law, where he teaches business associations and corporate governance. He also holds a secondary faculty appointment at the Duke Fuqua School of Business, and serves as a research fellow of the Duke Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative. Previously, he was the Wagner Fellow in Law & Business at the NYU Stern School of Business. Eldar’s scholarship has appeared in, or is forthcoming in, the American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, the Journal of Law & Economics, the Virginia Law Review and the Cornell Law Review. Eldar earned his Ph.D. in financial economics from the Yale School of Management, and a J.S.D. from Yale Law School, where he was a Kauffman Fellow in Law & Economics. Prior to his studies at Yale, Eldar practiced corporate law at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in London, and at Weil, Gotshal & Manges in New York. His research interests include corporate governance, corporate finance, financial regulation, banking, and business organizations. Eldar’s papers are available on SSRN.