Dr. Steve Byers
Finance and Economics Expert
Dr. Byers is a senior-level Finance and Economics Expert on the Arrowfish team, specializing in economic damages and business valuation. In addition to his current role with Arrowfish Consulting, he is also the Chairman of the Finance Department at Idaho State University.
Dr. Byers has taught valuation principles, corporate finance, and investments at the graduate and undergraduate levels at several universities and has consulted with major corporations in the areas of finance and accounting for over 20 years.
As a Professor of Finance, Steve has won numerous awards for his teaching and research. He is the chairman of the Finance department at Idaho State University. Steve has authored and co-authored numerous research articles in the areas of Finance and Economics. His research is published in journals such as the Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, the Journal of Corporate Finance, the European Business Review, and Applied Financial Economics. Dr. Byers regularly presents his research at national and international conferences in Finance and Economics.
Prior to entering the academic world Steve worked as a senior financial analyst at Bristol-Myers Squibb where he focused on mergers & acquisitions analysis for a division with over $1 billion in sales. He also held the position of senior financial analyst at NCR Corporation. Dr. Byers also served in the U.S. Navy as a nuclear submarine officer.
Dr. Byers graduated from Texas A&M University in 1996 with a Ph.D. in Finance, from Indiana University in 1989 with a Master of Business Administration and from Indiana University in 1982 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics.
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