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Steven Kaplan To Address CEO Compensation Mar. 2


University of Chicago business professor Steven N. Kaplan will deliver the Judge Ralph K. Winter Lecture on Corporate Law and Governance on Monday, March 2, at Yale Law School. His topic will be “Are U.S. CEOs Overpaid?” The lecture will take place at 4:30 p.m. in the Faculty Lounge and is free and open to the public. It is sponsored by the Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law.

Steven N. Kaplan is the Neubauer Family Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance at University of Chicago’s Graduate School of Business, where he has taught since 1988. One of the world’s foremost researchers on corporate governance, private equity, and venture capital, he has testified to U.S. Senate and U.S. House Committees about his research. His findings and opinions regularly appear in prominent business media.

Professor Kaplan teaches advanced M.B.A. and executive courses in entrepreneurial finance and private equity, corporate financial management, corporate governance, and wealth management. He currently serves as the academic co-dean of the Kauffman Fellows Program, an educational program designed to educate and train emerging leaders in venture capital and highgrowth companies.

He holds a B.A. in applied mathematics and economics from Harvard College and a Ph.D. in business economics from Harvard University.

The Judge Ralph K. Winter Lectureship on Corporate Law and Governance was established by former law clerks and students of Judge Winter to support lectures on corporate law and governance and related topics.