Erin E. Smith
Visiting Academic Scholar
Office of Corporate Finance

Education Summary

  • Ph.D. Finance, New York University, 2013 (expected)
  • B.A. Engineering, Economics, Dartmouth College, 2007

Fields of Interest

  • Corporate governance
  • Mergers, acquisitions and restructuring
  • Financing policy and capital structure
Visiting Academic Scholar
Division of Economic and Risk Analysis
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Assistant Professor, Finance
University of Rochester
Joining in 2014
Portfolio Analytics Group, Risk Analytics for Freddie Mac
BlackRock Inc.
  • Erin E. Smith, Do Shareholders Want Less Governance
  • Erin E. Smith, Over-Voting
  • Erin E. Smith, Moral Hazard in Mutual Funds: The Impact of Fund Manager Wealth

Conference Activities

Best Ph.D. Dissertation Presentation, 2012 Conference on Corporate Finance
Paper Presentation, 2010 Trans-Atlantic Doctoral Conference

University Presentations

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, 2013
University of Michigan, 2013
Dartmouth College, 2013
Washington University in St. Louis, 2013
Arizona State University, 2013
University of Oregon, 2013
University of Washington, 2013
University of Rochester, 2013
Vanderbilt University, 2013
Georgetown University, 2013
Yale University, 2013
New York University, 2010, 2011, 2012