Pavel Savor is an Associate Professor (with tenure) in the finance department at the Fox School of Business. His research focuses on the relation between information and security risk and returns, and on how potential capital market inefficiencies impact firm and investor decision-making. His work has been published in the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, and Management Science, and has been featured in national news and business periodicals including the Wall Street Journal and the Economist. It has also won several awards, including the Amundi Smith Breeden Distinguished Paper Prize.
Professor Savor received a Ph.D. and A.M. in business economics from Harvard University, an M.A. in economics from Yale University, and bachelor’s degrees in economics and international studies from Yale University. Prior to his position at Fox, he was an Assistant Professor at the Wharton School. Before graduate school, he was a consultant at Cornerstone Research and led the M&A group at Pliva dd.