Professor of Finance and Head of Blockchain Research Institute at Tel Aviv University
Evgeny Lyandres’ research focuses on the interaction between firms’ financial and operating strategies, and the effects of product market competition on various firms’ financial decisions, such as capital structure choices, M&A strategies, and ongoing public choices. He is also interested in applying real options theory to firms’ financial and investment decisions. Recently, his research focus shifted mainly to applications of blockchain technology in finance.
His theoretical and empirical papers have been published in leading finance journals, such as the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, Management Science, Journal of Business, Review of Finance, and Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, among many others, and received numerous awards and prizes. Evgeny serves as a Co-editor of the Journal of Corporate Finance and as an Associate Editor of several journals.
With a Ph.D. in Finance, Evgeny has acquired over 20 years of financial expertise and more recently, deep knowledge of how blockchain-based financial systems assist us in our mission to build our product strategy.