Bank, Finance and Insurance
Jean-Charles Rochet is Professor of Economics at the Toulouse School of Economics. He holds a Ph.D. in mathematical economics from Paris University. He has taught a, at the London School of Economics, MIT Sloan and Geneva. He has visited many universities and central banks all over the world. He was President of the Econometric Society in 2012 and has been a Fellow of this society since 1995. He has published more than 100 articles in international scientific journals and 7 books, including “Microeconomics of Banking” (with X. Freixas) MIT Press, “Balancing the Banks” (with M. Dewatripont and J. Tirole) and “Why are there so many banking Crises?”, Princeton UP. His research interests include digital money, banking, financial stability, industrial organization of financial markets, and contract theory.