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Professor Patrick Bolton FBA

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About this Fellow

Economics, finance and law, specializing in the areas of contract theory, industrial organization and antitrust law, corporate finance, banking and financial regulation, sovereign debt restructuring, and corporate governance

Website: http://www0.gsb.columbia.edu/faculty/pbolton/

Appointments

Current post

  • Barbara and David Zalaznick Professor of Business Finance and Economics, Graduate School of Business and Department of Economics, Columbia University

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