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Aluma Zernik

Aluma Zernik

S.J.D. Candidate

Co-editor, Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation
Terence M. Considine Fellow in Law and Economics

azernik at sjd.law.harvard.edu

Dissertation

“Regulation of Financial Products: Designing Markets, Products, and Consumer Perception”

Fields of Research and Supervisors

  • Consumer Contracts with Professor Oren Bar-Gill, Harvard Law School, Principal Faculty Supervisor
  • Behavioral Economics with Professor Cass Sunstein, Harvard Law School
  • Financial Regulation with Professor Howell Jackson, Harvard Law School

Additional Research Interests

  • Corporate Law
  • Corporate Governance
  • Antitrust
  • Financial Regulation
  • Law and Economics
  • Behavioral Economics
  • Empirical Legal Studies
  • Law and Cognitive Psychology
  • Negotiation

Education

  • Harvard Law School, S.J.D. Candidate 2016-Present
  • Harvard Law School, LL.M. Program 2015-2016 (requirements fulfilled, degree waived)
  • The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, LL.B./B.A., Law & Cognitive Science, 2009-2013

Academic Appointments and Fellowships

  • Harvard Law School, 2016-2018, Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation, Co-editor
  • Harvard Law School, 2016-2018, Terence M. Considine Fellow in Law and Economics
  • Harvard Law School, 2017-2018, Program on Negotiation, Research Fellow
  • Harvard Law School, 2016-2017, Graduate Program Fellow, LL.M Special Advisor
  • Harvard Law School, 2016-2017, Graduate Program Fellow, Harvard Empirical Legal Studies Series Coordinator
  • The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2011-2012, Tebby Miller Award for Exceptional Achievements in an interdisciplinary Program

Representative Publications

  • Aluma Zernik, Overdrafts-When Markets, Consumers and Regulators Collide, Geo. J. on Poverty L. & Pol’y, Forthcoming
  • Aluma Zernik, The (Unfulfilled) Fintech Potential, Forthcoming

Additional Information

Languages: English, Hebrew

LinkedIn Profile

Last Updated: October 4, 2018