Jeffry (Jeff) M. Netter
Department of Finance

Department Head

B359A Amos Hall
620 South Lumpkin Street
Athens, GA, 30602
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JD, Olin Fellow in Law and Economics, Emory University, 1985

PhD, Economics, Ohio State University, 1980

MA, Economics, Ohio State University, 1976

BA, Economics, Northwestern University, 1974


Josiah Meigs Award for Excellence in Teaching, University of Georgia, 2002

Terry College of Business Research Award, University of Georgia, 2000

Terry College of Business Distinguished Teacher Award, University of Georgia, 1992


Graduate Council, Member, 2006 – 2008, University

Presidential Advisory Committee, Member, 2008 – 2011, University

University P&T, Chair, 2005 – 2007, University

Meigs Award Committee, Member, 2005 – 2006, University

Russell Award Committee, Member, 2004 – 2005, University

MBA Review Committee, Chair, 2010 – 2011, University

University Council, Member, 2010 – 2012, University

University of Georgia, Terry College of Business, Terry Dean's Advisory Committee, Member, 2009 – 2011, University

Areas of Expertise

  • Corporate Governance
  • Public Choice

Research Interests

  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Corporate Governance
  • Law and Economics

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Book Chapters

Working Papers

Editorial Appointments

Managing Editor, Journal of Corporate Finance, 2001 - 2018