MIT Sloan

Executive Education Faculty

Antoinette Schoar

Michael M. Koerner (1949) Professor of Entrepreneurship
Professor of Finance

Antoinette Schoar teaches in the areas of corporate finance and entrepreneurship. While at the MIT Sloan School of Management, she developed a new second-year elective course on entrepreneurial finance.

Her current research examines returns and capital flows in the venture capital industry, the effect of managerial styles on corporate policies, and the impact of corporate governance changes on a firm’s performance...

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Research Center(s):
Laboratory for Financial Engineering; MIT Entrepreneurship Center

General Expertise:
Europe; Germany; India; Financial services; Bankruptcy; Capital budgeting; Corporate finance; Diversification
corporate; Entrepreneurial finance; Personal finance; Private equity

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Contact Information:

Office: E62-638

Tel: 617-253-3763

Fax: 617-258-6855


Support Staff:

Name: Therese Henderson

Tel: 617-715-2504


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How to get financial advice worth your money Antoinette Schoar

Date Added: September 03, 2013

In an effort to create a successful retirement portfolio, investors often find their way to professionals who loosely call themselves advisers or... more

The cost of compliance

Date Added: May 23, 2013

Chit funds need smarter, not tighter, regulation The ongoing debate on the financial scandal involving the Saradha group in West Bengal has put the... more

The most influential academics in the institutional investing world.

Date Added: March 01, 2013

Sovereign funds beware: Schoar and her collaborators will call you out for shortsightedness. "We've written a paper, and updated it (in 2011, titled... more

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