Dr. Gitit Gur Gershgoren

Senior Lecturer in Finance, Faculty of Business Administration


Chief Economist and Director of the Economic Department of the Securities and Exchange Commission; Deputy Director of Compensation Fund in Chief Scientist. She served as a member of the Public Committee for the Study of Competitiveness in the Economy, the Committee for the Improvement of Trade and Liquidity on the Exchange, and the Inter-Ministry Committee for the Promotion of Investment in Public Companies operating in R&D.


Food Science, University of Colorado at Boulder (2007).
Business Administration, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (2000).
Economics and International Relations, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (1996).

Teaching Areas

Finance theories, portfolio management, international finance and financial policy

Research interests

Market structure, analysis of financial systems using tools from the field of ecophysics, corporate governance and regulation of capital markets.