Andrey Malenko is an Associate Professor of Finance at the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business. His research is in the area of corporate investment and financing, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, as well as auction theory and economics of information. Recent work has examined the optimal design of securities, regulation of shareholder voting, auctions of companies, and the role of institutional investors in corporate governance. His work has been published in leading academic journals, such as American Economic Review, Review of Economic Studies, Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, and Review of Financial Studies. He is the recipient of the 2020 Brattle Prize for a distinguished paper in corporate finance in the Journal of Finance.
He is a Board Member of Finance Theory Group, a Research Fellow of Centre for Economic Policy and Research, and an Associate Editor at the Journal of Finance, Management Science, Review of Finance, and Review of Corporate Financial Studies. Before joining Michigan Ross, he was on the faculty of MIT Sloan School Management and Boston College's Carroll School of Management. Professor Malenko received a Ph.D. in Finance in 2011 from Stanford Graduate School of Business, and Master and Bachelors degrees from New Economic School and NRU - Higher School of Economics in Moscow, Russia. He currently teaches MBA and PhD courses in Corporate Financial Policy and Finance Theory.