CERGE-EI Interview: Corporate Governance with Professor Jesse Fried

Jesse M. Fried is a Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. In this CERGE-EI interview, Professor Fried discusses his fascination with corporate governance and identifies how bad corporate governance has a serious impact on firm efficiency and helps contribute to economic crises.

Professor Fried visited CERGE-EI in January as a Fulbright Specialist. He holds an A.B. and A.M in Economics from Harvard University, and a J.D. magna cum laude from Harvard Law School. His well-known book Pay without Performance: the Unfulfilled Promise of Executive Compensation, co-authored with Lucian Bebchuk, was published in 2004 and has been widely acclaimed by both academics and practitioners


Open Day at CERGE-EI: Meet Your Future Faculty on March 6th!

Do you want to study at a leading economics institute in the region? The CERGE-EI Open Day is a chance for masters and bachelor students to explore and learn more about CERGE-EI. The Open Day includes:

  •  Presentations on PhD and Masters Programs
  •  Opportunity to meet students, faculty, and alumni
  •  Classes open to visitors (Thursday 6th March and Friday 7th March)

Come to find out more about studying at CERGE-EI. Explore our campus in the center of Prague, meet your future faculty, get to know the students, and hear what alumni have to say about CERGE-EI enhancing their career.


CERGE-EI Gala: May 31st, 2014. Save the Date!

Dear friends of CERGE-EI,

Don’t wait, save the date! The 2nd Annual Graduation Gala will take place on Saturday, May 31st, 2014 at 6:30pm. Join us for a fabulous evening of drinks, dinner and dancing as we celebrate our graduates and reunite our ever-growing CERGE-EI community.

Last year’s Gala was the event of the year (pictures here), and you won’t want to miss it this year! Further information about the event, tickets and premium tables coming soon.

CERGE-EI Development Team