Decarbonization Seminar with Gaizka Ormazabal from IESE Business School

Gaizka Ormazabal, IESE Business School

Another presentation from MISES' decarbonization seminar series with Gaizka Ormazabal from IESE Business School (title pending).

The talk will be held online and in English. The seminar is open to the public and registration will be open approximately two weeks before the event. You can regularly check the Mannheim Institute for Sustainable Energy Studies (MISES) website for more information. To receive invitations for upcoming seminar talks, please sign up for the mailing list via this form.

Speaker Bio:
Professor Gaizka Ormazabal received a PhD in Business from Stanford University, a PhD in Construction Engineering from Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering (Ingeniería de Caminos, Canals y Puertos) from Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya. Professor Ormazabal’s research focuses on executive compensation and corporate governance. His work examines the choice and valuation implications of corporate governance mechanisms. His current research projects analyze recent trends in managerial compensation, corporate governance intermediaries, financial regulation, bank accounting, and the role of corporate governance in sustainable development.

His research appears in leading academic journals including Journal of Accounting and Economics, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Law and Economics, The Accounting Review, Journal of Finance, and Journal of Accounting Research. His research has been featured in the popular media, including such outlets as the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, and The Economist, and has been cited in final rulings by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. He is a Research Affiliate in the Financial Economics program of the Center for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and research member in the European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI). He holds the Grupo Santander Chair of Financial Institutions and Corporate Governance and serves as academic director at the IESE Center for Corporate Governance.