Prof. Erik Peek

Erik Peek

Professor of Financial Reporting and Valuation
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam


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.

Professional experience

Full Professor

Erasmus University Rotterdam
RSM - Rotterdam School of Management
Department of Accounting & Control


Scholarly Publications (12)

Doctoral Thesis

  • 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.


Media item

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Business Analysis and Valuation

  • Study year: 2020/2021
  • Code: BKBMIN053
  • Level: Bachelor, Bachelor 3, Bachelor 3

Advanced Statistics & Programming

  • Study year: 2020/2021
  • Code: BM01BAM
  • ECTS: 4 Level: Master

Data Management & Ethics

  • Study year: 2020/2021
  • Code: BM02BAM
  • ECTS: 4 Level: Master

Experimentation & Causal Inference

  • Study year: 2020/2021
  • Code: BM03BAM
  • ECTS: 4 Level: Master

Financial analysis & valuation

  • Study year: 2020/2021, 2019/2020, 2018/2019, 2017/2018
  • Code: BM05FI
  • ECTS: 5 Level: Master

Principles of Financial Modeling

  • Study year: 2020/2021
  • Code: BM08BAM
  • ECTS: 3 Level: Master

Past courses

Business Analysis and Valuation

  • Study year: 2018/2019, 2017/2018, 2016/2017, 2015/2016
  • Code: BM04AFM
  • ECTS: 5 Level: Nmaster

Financial analysis and valuation

  • Study year: 2014/2015, 2013/2014
  • Code: RSM04AC
  • ECTS: 5 Level: Master

Financial analysis

  • Study year: 2013/2014, 2012/2013, 2011/2012
  • Code: BKM04AC
  • ECTS: 5 Level: Master

Financial analysis CFA

  • Study year: 2013/2014, 2012/2013, 2011/2012
  • Code: BKM04ACA
  • ECTS: 4

Financial reporting and analysis

  • Study year: 2013/2014
  • Code: RSMME022
  • ECTS: 6 Level: Master

International finance and control

  • Study year: 2012/2013
  • Code: BKMME109
  • ECTS: 10 Level: Master, Master

Thesis Clinic Accounting and Control

  • Study year: 2011/2012
  • Code: BKM09AC
  • Level: Master