prof.dr. E. (Erik) Peek

Full Professor
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Member ERIM
Field: Finance & Accounting
Affiliated since 2010

Erik Peek is Professor of Financial Reporting & Valuation at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM).

Professor Peek conducts research in the areas of financial analysis, accounting and valuation, earnings forecasting, and international financial accounting.

He has published articles in major academic journals including, among others, Contemporary Accounting Research, the Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, the Journal of International Accounting Research, and the European Accounting Review, and is the co-author of the textbook Business Analysis and Valuation: IFRS Edition.

Prior to joining RSM, Professor Peek was an associate professor at Maastricht University in the Netherlands. He has been a visiting associate professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

He received his doctorate from VU University Amsterdam in 2001 and has been a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter holder since 2002.

  • E. Peek (2001, juni 19). Discretion in Financial Reporting and Properties of Analysts¿ Earnings Forecasts. VU University Amsterdam Prom./coprom.: Prof Dr. J. Klaassen & Prof.Dr. R. Vergoossen.
Firms and Financial Markets: Empirical studies on the informational value of dividends, governance and financial reporting
  • Role: Member Doctoral Committee
  • PhD Candidate: Henry van Beusichem
  • Time frame: 2007 - 2016
Empirical Studies in Financial Accounting
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Xanthi Gkougkousi
  • Time frame: 2008 - 2012
Studies on Determinants and Consequences of Financial Reporting Quality
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Anastasios Elemes
  • Time frame: 2011 - 2015
The Accountable Animal: Naturalising the management control problem
  • Role: Member Doctoral Committee
  • PhD Candidate: Philip Eskenazi
  • Time frame: 2011 - 2015
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Marcel Tuijn
  • Time frame: 2012 -
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: David Unterdorfer
  • Time frame: 2014 -
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Sebastian Stirnkorb
  • Time frame: 2016 -
Empirical Studies on the Role of Financial Information in Asset and Capital Markets
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Pooyan Ghazizadeh
  • Time frame: 2009 - 2019
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Laura Maria Breuer
  • Time frame: 2021 -
As: Coordinator
Inaugural Address
As: Speaker


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