Efraim Benmelech
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Efraim Benmelech

Harold L. Stuart Professor of Finance and Director of the Guthrie Center for Real Estate Research

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Take 5: Tips for Widening—and Improving—Your Candidate Pool

Common biases can cause companies to overlook a wealth of top talent.

Researchers: Lauren Rivera, Paola Sapienza, J. Keith Murnighan, Michael J. Mazzeo, Efraim Benmelech, Carola Frydman and Nicola Persico

September 7, 2018

Careers

Podcast: What Veterans Can Bring to Your Organization

A discussion of how former soldiers make loyal employees and trustworthy CEOs.

Researchers: Efraim Benmelech, Carola Frydman and Dan Friend

August 3, 2018

Careers

To Stop ISIS Recruitment in Western Countries, Promote Assimilation

An outsized number of radicalized recruits come from prosperous, egalitarian nations where Muslims feel isolated.

Researchers: Efraim Benmelech and Esteban Klor

March 8, 2017

Social Impact

Why Did Car Sales Drop So Dramatically During the Financial Crisis?

Even willing buyers were affected by a credit freeze.

Researchers: Efraim Benmelech, Ralf R. Meisenzahl and Rodney Ramcharan

How Malls Die—and How Your Business Could Be Next

When retail-store locations go under, they drag nearby stores down too.

Researchers: Efraim Benmelech, Nittai K. Bergman, Anna Milanez and Vladimir Mukharlyamov

October 6, 2014

Finance & Accounting

Do Former Soldiers Make Better CEOs?

Chief executives with military experience perform better under pressure and are much less likely to commit corporate fraud

Researchers: Efraim Benmelech and Carola Frydman

February 3, 2014

Leadership

How Bankruptcy Spreads

The bankruptcy of a single airline can reduce collateral values industry-wide

Researchers: Efraim Benmelech and Nittai K. Bergman

January 2, 2013

Finance & Accounting