• PHONE: 617-353-2665
  • EMAIL:  shaked@bu.edu
  • WEBSITE: http://management.bu.edu
  • OFFICE: 518G
  • OFFICE HOURS: By Appointment
  • ADDRESS: BOSTON UNIVERSITY
    Questrom School of Business
    Rafik B. Hariri Building
    595 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215
  • EDUCATION Open or Close

    DBA, Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration, Finance, 1980.

    MBA, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Finance, 1976.

    BA, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Economics, 1973.

    BA, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Statistics, 1973.

  • PUBLICATIONSOpen or Close

    JOURNAL ARTICLES:

      Shaked, I., & Altman, E. (2016). Warning Signs of Financial Distress. American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, 35(11), 28-29, 83-84.

      Shaked, I., Orelowitz, B., & Weisfelner, E. (2016). Judging Fraud: The Case of Relying on Wrong Information. American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, 35(8), 18-19, 57.

      Shaked, I., Plastino, D., & Dionne, P. (2016). The Predictable Unpredictability of Global Oil Prices, and What It Means for Professionals. American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, 35(4), 28-29, 99-101.

      Michel, A., & Shaked, I. (2014). Ownership Structure and Performance: Evidence from the Public Float in IPOs. Journal of Banking and Finance, 40(January 2014), 54-61. Cambridge.

      Shaked, I., Plastino, D., & D'Arezzo, P. (2013). “Buyouts Gone Bad: Common Themes in Failed Leveraged Transactions.”. American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, 26-27. Alexandria.

      Shaked, I., & Orelowitz, B. (2013). “Cornerstone of Financial Decision-Making: Credible Projections.”. American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, 24-24,76-77. Alexandria.

      Shaked, I., & Orelowitz, B. (2013). “The Valuation of NOLs in a Bankruptcy Reorganization.”. American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, 24-25,81. Alexandria.

      Shaked, I., & Orelowitz, B. (2013). “Quantifying the Impact of Fraud: Application of the Guideline Publicly Traded Company Approach.”. American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, 28-29,112. Alexandria.

      Shaked, I., & Paul, D. (2013). “A Primer to Cost of Capital for the Distressed/Bankrupt Company.”. American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, 18-19. Alexandria.

      Shaked, I., & Plastino, D. (2012). Soft Capital, Hard Times: Distressed Professional and Financial Services Firms. American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, Alexandria.

      Shaked, I., & Orelowitz, B. (2012). Case Studies in Corporate Bankruptcy Valuation. American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, Alexandria.

      Shaked, I., & Plastino, D. (2012). Debtor Beware: Double-Edged Sword of Financial Leverage. American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, Alexandria.

      Shaked, I., & Orelowitz, B. (2011). Bankruptcy Valuation Hearings: As Highly Contested as Ever.. American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, Alexandria.

      Shaked, I., & D'Arezzo, P. (2011). To Be or Not to Be Confirmed: A Debtor’s Post-Reorganization Viability. American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, Alexandria.

      Shaked, I., Orelowtiz, B., & Marcus, M. (2010). Comparable Company Valuation Methodology: Details Often Overlooked. American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, Alexandria.

      Shaked, I., Plastino, D., & D'Arezzo, P. (2010). Playing the Market (Approach): Going Beyond the DCF Valuation Methodology.. American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, Alexandria.

      Shaked, I., & D'Arezzo, P. (2009). Earnings: Quality vs. Quantity.. American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, Alexandria.

      Shaked, I., Plastino, D., & D'Arezzo, P. (2009). Financial Crisis of 2008 and Preliminary Framework for Analyzing Financially-distressed Firms.. American Bankruptcy Institute Journal,

      Shaked, I., & Orelowitz, B. “Quantifying the Impact of Fraud: Application of the Guideline Publicly Traded Company Approach.”. American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, 28-29,112. Alexandria.

    BOOKS:

      Shaked, I., & Reilly, R. F. (2013). A Practical Guide to Bankruptcy Valuation. Alexandria: American Bankruptcy Institute.

      Shaked, I., & Reilly, R. A Practical Guide to Bankruptcy Valuation, 2nd edition. Alexandria: American Bankruptcy Institute.

    WORKING PAPERS:

      Shaked, I., & Orelowitz, B. (2013). Quantifying the Impact of Fraud: Application of the Guideline Publicly Traded Company Approach. Alexandria: American Bankruptcy Institute Journal.

      Shaked, I., & D'Arezzo, P. (2013). A Primer to Cost of Capital for the Distressed/Bankrupt Company. Alexandria: American Bankruptcy Institute Journal.

      Shaked, I., & Reilly, R. F. A Practical Guide to Bankruptcy Valuation (Textbook). : American Bankruptcy Institute Journal.

      Shaked, I., & Michel, A. Rainy Day Investing: Do We Have It Wrong?.

  • RESEARCH PRESENTATIONSOpen or Close

    INVITED LECTURES:

      Shaked, I. (Presenter & Author). Winter Leadership Conference, TED Talk, Bankruptcy Ideas Worth Spreading, American Bankruptcy Institute. (December 3, 2016).

      Shaked, I. (Presenter & Author), & Orelowitz, B. (Presenter & Author). Valuation Discounts Under Siege: The Case Against Irrationality, LandVest, Boston, MA. (November 14, 2016).

      Shaked, I. (Presenter & Author), Michel, A. (Presenter & Author), & Oded, J. (Presenter & Author). Institutional Investors and Firm Performance: Evidence from IPOs, Boston University Questrom School of Business, Boston, MA. (October 11, 2016).

      Shaked, I. (Presenter & Author). Delaware Appraisal Actions Roundtable, Institutional Investor Foundation, New York, NY. (February 24, 2016).

      Shaked, I. (Presenter & Author). Valuation Issues in the Bankruptcy Arena, Tel-Aviv University, Leon Recanati Graduate School of Business Administration. (December 24, 2014).

      Shaked, I. (Presenter & Author). NYC Bankruptcy Litigation Roundtable, Kerr-McGee and Fraudulent Conveyance Actions, No Class Action Clauses, In Pari Delicto, and an Update on Detroit and State and Municipal Restructurings, Grant & Eisenhofer and the Institutional Investor Educational Foundation, New York. (June 5, 2014).

      Shaked, I. (Presenter & Author). A Comparison of the Role of the Financial Expert in Bankuptcy: USA vs. Israel, Tel-Aviv University, Leon Recanati Graduate School of Business Administration. (January 5, 2014).

      Shaked, I. (Presenter & Author). Cross-Examining a Financial Expert in Valuation Cases: The Key Issues, Sullivan & Worcester, Boston. (November 5, 2013).

      Shaked, I. (Presenter & Author), Michel, A. (Author Only), & Oded, J. (Author Only). World Finance Conference, Ownership Structure and Performance: Evidence from the Public Float in IPOs, Larnaka, Cyprus. (July 1, 2013).

      Shaked, I. (Presenter & Author). Hartford Business Roundtable, Valuation of the Closely Held Business, Hartford Business Roundtable, Hartford,CT. (May 21, 2013).

      Shaked, I. (Presenter & Author). Boston Business Roundtable, Getting Down to Business: The Valuation of Closely Held Companies for Compensation and Employee Separation Purposes, Martha Cullina LLP, Boston. (May 14, 2013).

      Shaked, I. (Presenter and Author). The Role of the Financial Expert in the Bankruptcy Process, Leon Recanati Graduate School of Business, Tel-Aviv University. (December 31, 2012).

      Shaked, I. (Presenter and Author). Bankruptcy: The Good the Bad and the Ugly, Leon Recanati Graduate School of Business, Tel Aviv University. (January 2, 2012).

    OTHER PRESENTATIONS:

      Shaked, I. (Author Only). New York City Bankruptcy Litigation Roundtable, E&P Restructurings, Private Equity Sponsors in Chapter 11 Cases, and LBO Transactions, Institutional Investor Educational Foundation, New York, NY. (October 6, 2016).

      Shaked, I. (Presenter & Author). VALCON 2016: Emerging Issues in Bankruptcy and Beyond, Valuation of Social Media Assets, American Bankruptcy Institute, Las Vegas, NV. (March 16, 2016).

  • GENERAL SERVICEOpen or Close

    SERVICE TO THE SCHOOL:

      QST, Finance  Department, Teaching Mentor. (January 2015 - December 2015).
      Mentoring several "struggling" faculty members per Chairman's request.


  • CONFERENCE ACTIVITIESOpen or Close

      World Finance Conference, Ownership Structure and Performance: Evidence from the Public Float in IPOs, Panelist. (July 1, 2013 - July 3, 2013).

  • ACADEMIC, MILITARY AND PROFESSIONAL POSITIONSOpen or Close

    Board Member and Contributing Editor, American Bankruptcy Institute Journal. (1997 - Present).

    Co-founder and Managing Director, The Michel-Shaked Group. (1991 - Present).

    Founder and President, Back Bay Management Corporation. (1985 - Present).

    Professor, Finance/Economics, Boston University School of Management. (1978 - Present).

  • MEDIA MENTIONS/INTERVIEWSOpen or Close

    BROADCAST (E.G. TV, RADIO)

      Analysis of the American Airlines-U.S. Air Merger, 12/12/2013, NECN- (PR for BU).
      "The Potential Consequences of Boeing 787 Dreamliners' Problems", 1/7/2013, NECN- (PR for BU).