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Eli Amir

Tel Aviv University


Eli Amir received his B.A. degree in Accounting and Economics from Tel Aviv University and his Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of California, Berkeley. He also served as a Professor and Chairman of the Accounting Department at London Business School and as an Associate Professor at Columbia University's Graduate School of Business. From 2000 to 2003 he served as Chairman of the Israel Accounting Standards Board.

Research Interest

The role of accounting information in capital markets, Reliability of accounting information, Pension asset allocation, The economic consequences of business corruption and crime.


  • Amir E, Guan Y, Oswald D (2010) The Effect of Pension Accounting on Corporate Pension Asset Allocation. Review of Accounting Studies 15: 345-366.

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