​Antonio Bernardo

Visiting Professor

B.A. University of Western Ontario, 1989
Ph.D. Stanford University, 1994

Antonio Bernardo is a professor of finance at UCLA Anderson School of Management, where he has held an appointment since 1994. His research interests are in the areas of corporate finance, information in financial markets and asset pricing. 

Professor Bernardo has published papers in many leading academic journals including the Journal of Political Economy, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, and the Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization.  He is currently associate editor of the Review of Financial Studies.  He is also an award-winning teacher and has received awards including:  EMBA Class of 2007 Teaching Award; EMBA Class of 2005 Teaching Award; Neidorf “Decade” Teaching Award, 2004; MBA Class of 2004 Teaching Award; Citibank Award for Teaching Excellence, 1997; George W. Robbins Award for Teaching Excellence, 1996. 
His recent and forthcoming publications include:  “Motivating Entrepreneurial Activity in a Firm,” forthcoming Review of Financial Studies; “Growth Options, Beta, and the Cost of Capital,” in Financial Management (36, 1-13); and “A Theory of Socialistic Internal Capital Markets,” in the Journal of Financial Economics (80, 485-509).