Dr. Frankel is a financial economist whose research areas include public offerings, capital structure, securitization & security design, liquidity, bank lending, market crashes, financial crises, and bailouts. His work has appeared in leading economics and finance journals such as Econometrica, the Quarterly Journal of Economics, the Review of Economic Studies, the Review of Financial Studies, and the Journal of Economic Theory.
Dr. Frankel is a Professor at Melbourne Business School and has taught at Cornell, Stanford, Tel Aviv University, and Iowa State University. He received his Ph.D. at M.I.T., his M.Sc. at Oxford where he was a Marshall Scholar, and his A.B. at Harvard.
Dr. Frankel also takes photos with vintage lenses, some of which he posts on Instagram.
Dr. Frankel's Erdős Number is 4.