Dr. Elli Kraizberg

Dr. Elli Kraizberg
Research Interests: 



Academic Degrees

Ph.D.- New York University, Stern Business School, Finance.



                Topic: “The Optional Forward Contract, Provided by Money

                        Center Banks in the Foreign Exchange Markets”.



Academic Appointments

            Fordham University, USA  - 1990-1992

             Columbia University, USA - 1985-1986

             New Economic University, Moscow, 1996

             Moscow State, 1997- 2002

             NYU, Stern Business School, 1986-2001

             Technion, Israel  1994-‏2004

             Bar Ilan University,  from 1987   

             Netanya Academic,   Professor,   from 2002



Teaching subjects

        ·          Strategic policy

        ·          Corporate finance A

        ·          Corporate Finance B

        ·          Fundamentals of Finance

        ·          Risk Management

        ·          Model in Finance

        ·          Quantitative Methods in Finance

        ·          Managerial Economics

        ·          Public Policy

        ·          Money and Banking and Financial Markets

        ·          Real Estate Finance

        ·          Corporate valuation



Editorial Board

Open Business Journal




Refereed Publications


1.         Kraizberg, E.,"The Option to Deliver Prematurely, Associated with Forward Contracts", Development in International Banking and Finance, 1988, pp. 271-292. 


2.         Kraizberg, E.,"The Market Making of Forward Contracts with Early Delivery Provision", Journal of Banking and Finance, 1990, pp. 691-716.


3.         Kraizberg, E.,“Valuing Depreciable Assets”, Journal  of Accounting Auditing and Finance, 1992, pp.  115-136.


4.         Kraizberg, E. and J. Tzur. “Tax Evasion and the Risk Averse Tax Collector”  Public Finance,  1995, 50(1) , pp. 153-165


5.         Kellman, M., and E. Kraizberg, “The U-Shape Autocorrelation Pattern in International Stock Markets”, American Economist, Fall 1999,2, 43, pp. 36-49.


6.                  Kraizberg, E., "The Mass Privatization Process in the Czech Republic", European Financial Review,  1999, 3, pp. 175-203 .


7.                  Kraizberg, E.,"Credit Rationing, Capital Constraints, and Real Estate Development Activity", Real Estate Research, 2000.


8.                  Kraizberg, E., "Efficient Contract Remedies and the European Unification" The European Journal of Law and Economics, 2000 , 10, pp. 93-112.


9.                  Kraizberg, E., "Insider Information, a Crime or a Priceable variable” ThIsraeli Economic Quarterly, 2000, 47,  pp. 178-190.


10.              Kraizberg, E., "Banks Forward Loan Commitments  and the Effect on Real Estate Activity". Research in Banking and Finance, 2000, 1, pp. 77-105.


11.       Kraizberg, E., A. Tziner, and J. Weisberg, “Employee Stock Options: Are they Indeed Superior to other Incentive  Schemes? ”, Journal of Business and Psychology,  Spring 2002  ,      16(3), pp. 383-390.


12.       Hauser, S. and E. Kraizberg, "Insider Trading around SEO Announcements” Journal of  Corporate Finance,  2003, 9, pp. 183-199.


13.       Kraizberg, E. and V. Gargalas, “Granting Employee Stock Options by small firms”,  with V. Gargalas,  The Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance and Business Ventures,   Fall 2002, pp. 83-99.


14.              Cakici, N., M. Kellman, and E. Kraizberg, “Matched-Long Term Maturity Stock and Bond Returns in International  Markets”, American Economist,  2003


15.              Ang, J. and E. Kraizberg, "Transferring Share Ownership Among   Heterogeneous Investors: The Induced Sidebets Game”, Forthcoming  2004 Journal of Corporate finance.


16.              Birati A.  and E. Kraizberg and A. Tziner “ Optimal downsizing”, Forthcoming 2005, International Academy of Business and Economics


17.              Birati A.  and E. Kraizberg and A. Tziner “Executives pay: Incentive to perform or a free ride?”, forthcoming 2005,  Adam v’amalo


18.              Epstein G. and E. Kraizbrg and A. Tziner, “Reaction to Compensation, Forthcoming 2005, International Academy of Business and Economics. 


19.              Kraizberg E. and J. Teall, The distribution of the value of Control, Open Business Journal, forthcoming, 2009.


20.           Ang  J.  and E. Kraizberg, “The alignment of interests of the Private sector and the Citizens during a transition period in developing countries” Open Business Journal, forthcoming, 2009.




Proceedings (refereed, journal publication equivalent)


21        Kraizberg E., A. Tziner , and j Weisberg, “Monetary Costs of non-monetary rewards: Employee Stock Options", Proceedings of Eastern Academy of Management, May, 2000, Boston, USA .


22.       Kraizberg E., “Do high risk firms tend to grant ESOs?”, Proceedings of Entrepreneurial Finance Conference, CUNY, New York, USA , April 2002 , Session 7, paper 1.


23.       Kraizberg, E. and J. Teall, “The Value of Control” -    Isini’s 7th   International conference in Finance, Lille France Proceedings (2003)


24.       Birati A.  and E. Kraizberg and A. Tziner “ Optimal downsizing”, IAEB, Las Vegas, Nevada   2005.

25.         Carmeli, A., Kreisberg, E., & Weisberg, J. Consulting Services: The Importance of Long-Term Exchange. A paper   presented at the Academy of Management Meeting (Management Consulting) in Atlanta, Georgia (11-16 August 2006).




Chapter in a Book - refereed


26.       Article (7) was published  as a chapter  in a book, “Essays in Honor of J.A. Graaskamp - Ten Years Later”,  by Kluer Academic Publishers, 2000,  pp. 187-213).