Dr. Yuval Bar-Or Information Page

Dr. Yuval Bar-Or
Dr. Yuval Bar-Or

Dr. Yuval Bar-Or is a leading expert in decision-making in the context of risk. He is an Assistant Professor at Johns Hopkins University’s Carey Business School where he teaches finance.

Dr. Bar-Or has been a contributor on Forbes.com. He has been quoted in various media, including The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, BusinessWeek, TheStreet.com, The Baltimore Sun, Bankrate.com, Investopedia.com, InvestmentNews.com, AdvisorOne.com, The Arizona Republic (azcentral.com), FoxBusiness.com, US News & World Report, Consumers Digest, Treasury & Risk, Morningstar.com, RIABiz.com, cdtv.net, Power of Attorney Radio, TheOlympian.com, and The Washingtonian Magazine.

Dr. Bar-Or holds a Ph.D. and M.A. in finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, as well as a M.A. and B.A. (summa cum laude) in economics, and a Bachelor of Engineering degree from Canada’s McMaster University.

In 1998, Dr. Yuval Bar-Or established The Light Brigade in the belief that enlightened decisions – those made with better knowledge of facts and consequences – will result in lower personal and corporate risk. His company consults in the areas of financial literacy education, business management and corporate credit risk. He is the author of several books, including Play to Prosper: The Small Investor’s Survival Guide, and the Pillars of Wealth series for physicians and dentists.

The Light Brigade owns and operates the following websites:

The Light Brigade
Pillars of Wealth
Respect Risk

Dr. Bar-Or has global managerial experience with top and bottom line responsibilities. Prior to launching The Light Brigade, Dr. Bar-Or held senior strategy and operations roles with some of the world’s leading risk management firms, including KMV and Algorithmics. His roles have included managerial responsibilities in New York, Toronto, London, Singapore, and Australia.

Yuval Bar-Or has significant experience in corporate turnarounds and strategy, including assessment of strategic partners and acquisition prospects. Dr. Bar-Or has also lectured extensively in academic and professional settings on the subjects of decision making, risk management, and financial literacy.

Born in the USA, he spent over a decade in Israel and Canada, where he completed three university degrees at McMaster University. He lives in the Eastern United States, and is currently pursuing a black belt in Tae Kwon Do.

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Dr. Yuval Bar-Or’s Professional Memberships:

Professional Risk Managers’ International Association
Global Association of Risk Professionals

Pillars of Wealth 2 by Dr. Yuval Bar-Or
Pillars of Wealth II by Dr. Yuval Bar-Or

 

Pillars of Wealth Book 1 by Yuval Bar-Or
Pillars of Wealth Book 1 by Yuval Bar-Or

 

Crazy Little Risk Called Love by Yuval Bar-Or
Crazy Little Risk Called Love by Yuval Bar-Or

 

Is a PhD for Me? by Yuval Bar-Or
Is a PhD for Me? by Yuval Bar-Or

 

The Passive Investor’s Game Plan by Yuval Bar-Or
The Passive Investor’s Game Plan by Yuval Bar-Or

 

The Small Investor’s Survival Guide by Yuval Bar-Or
The Small Investor’s Survival Guide by Yuval Bar-Or

 

Leveraging People for a Corporate Turnaround by Yuval Bar-Or
Leveraging People for a Corporate Turnaround by Yuval Bar-Or

 

Yuval Bar-Or's Leveraging People (Chinese translation)
Yuval Bar-Or’s Leveraging People (Chinese translation)

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