The Nomura Securities Co. Professor; Professor of Accounting; Professor of Finance, The Wharton School
Effects of organizational structure on financial performance, management compensation issues, valuation
A former CPA and financial analyst and an award-winning teacher, Robert has expertise in investment management and valuation. Prior to joining Wharton, Robert taught for a decade at the Graduate School of Business of the University of Chicago. He is an editor of the Journal of Accounting and Economics, and the author of Corporate Valuation: Theory, Practice and Evidence.
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