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Richard Brealey

Emeritus Professor of Finance

  • MA (Oxford)

Professor Dick Brealey’s research interests include corporate finance, investment management, international finance, capital markets and intermediation.  

His publications include: Principles of Corporate Finance and Fundamentals of Corporate Finance and his research has appeared in journals such as the Review of Financial Studies and the Journal of Applied Corporate Finance.   

In addition to being Emeritus Professor of Finance at London Business School, he is director of the Swiss Helvetia Fund and deputy chairman of the Balancing and Settlement Code Panel. He is also Associate Editor of the Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, advisory editor of Economic Notes and a member of the Advisory Board of International Finance.  

He was formerly a special adviser to the Governor of the Bank of England and Tokai Bank Professor of Finance at London Business School. He has held visiting appointments at the University of California (Berkeley), the University of British Columbia, the University of Hawaii and the Australian Graduate School of Management.

2012

International propagation of the credit crisis: Implications for bank regulation

Brealey R; Cooper I; Kaplanis E

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance

2000

Financing of large scale engineering projects

Brealey R A; Cooper I A; Habib M A

1999

What is the international dimension of international finance?

Cooper I A; Brealey R A; Kaplanis E C

European Finance Review

1998

New equity issues and raising cash

Brealey R A; Nyborg K G

Fundamentals of corporate finance. 2nd ed.

Brealey R A; Myers S C; Marcus A J

1997

Cities of gold

Brealey R A

Valuation in the public and private sectors: tax, risk, and the cost of capital

Cooper I A; Brealey R A; Habib M A

Oxford Review of Economic Policy

Investment appraisal in the public sector

Cooper I A; Brealey R A; Habib M

Oxford Review of Economic Policy

1996

Determinants of foreign banking location

Brealey R A; Kaplanis E C

Journal of International Money and Finance

Using project finance to fund infrastructure investments

Brealey R A; Cooper I A; Habib M A

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance

1995

Discrete exchange rate hedging strategies

Brealey R A; Kaplanis E C

Journal of Banking and Finance

Fundamentals of corporate finance

Brealey R A; Myers S C; Marcus A J

1994

Growth and structure of international banking

Brealey R A; Kaplanis E C

Harry M. Markowitz's contributions to financial economics

Brealey R A

Scandinavian Journal of Economics

1990

Portfolio theory versus portfolio practice

Brealey R A

Journal of Portfolio Management

Welfare effects of a boycott on investment in South African securities

Kaplanis E C; Brealey R A

Investment Analyst

Research Interest

Corporate finance, investment management, international finance, capital markets, intermediation.