Bank, Finance and Insurance
Jean-Charles Rochet is Professor of Banking at Geneva University and Swiss Finance Institute. He holds a Ph.D. in mathematical economics from Paris University. He has taught at the Toulouse School of Economics, at the London School of Economics, and at MIT Sloan. 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 80 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.