Bio and Research Interests

Research interests

Financial institutions
Financial innovation
Risk management
Financial stability

Current position

2014Professor Sciences Po Paris
2012Member, French Economic Analysis Council (CAE)
2009Associated Editor, The Review of Economic Studies

Former positions

2010Professor, University Toulouse 1 Capitole
2006Assistant Professor of Finance, London Business School
2003 - 2006Assistant Professor of Finance, Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business
2002 - 2003Post Doc, London School of Economics and Political Science


2003PhD in Economics, Université Toulouse 1
1997Member of the Institute of French Actuaries
1995 - 1997Statistician-Economist (MSc), National School of Statistitics and Economics, Paris
1992 - 1995Engineer (BS), Ecole Polytechnique, Paris

Grants and awards

May 2011Nominated for the best young economist award by le Monde and le Cercle des économistes
September 2010European Research Council Starting Grant
2009HEC - BNP Paribas Hedge Fund Center Prize for the research project "How to reward trading skills without inducing gambling" with Igor Makarov (London Business School)