ARTICLES WITH TAG: Finance Department

Why Fintech “made in China” does not have to be disruptive to conquer
Economy & Finance

Why Fintech “made in China” does not have to be disruptive to conquer

by Patrick Lecomte

Dr. Patrick Lecomte, Deputy-Director Centers of Excellence ESSEC Asia-Pacific, explores the exponential rise of the Chinese Fintechs and their ambition to rival with the West’s tech giants.

Do Gender Stereotypes Influence your Financial Decisions?
Economy & Finance

Do Gender Stereotypes Influence your Financial Decisions?

by François Longin

Basing their research on a groundbreaking simulation tool, ESSEC Professors Estefania Santacreu-Vasut and François Longin investigate the influence of gender stereotypes on investors’ financial decisions.

When Financial Bubbles Burst
Economy & Finance

When Financial Bubbles Burst

by François Longin

Extreme value theory can help us understand extreme events in financial markets

Taking off the wrapper: The Hidden Dynamic of Variable Annuity Funds
Economy & Finance

Taking off the wrapper: The Hidden Dynamic of Variable Annuity Funds

by Vijay Yadav

Vijay Yadav, Professor of Finance at ESSEC Business School, shares new research providing convincing evidence that variable annuity affiliated funds can outperform, by sizeable margins, pure open-end funds.

TOP RESEARCH Curbing Risk Without Killing the Market
Economy & Finance

Curbing Risk Without Killing the Market

by Laurence Lescourret

Award-winning research by Finance Professors Laurence Lescourret and Andras Fulop examines the impact of bringing transparency to the opaque credit default swap market.

TOP RESEARCH Dying To Do A Deal
Economy & Finance

Dying To Do A Deal

by Sridhar Arcot

How aging private equity funds push managers to buy and sell at almost any price

Twitter vs. Facebook: Lessons from social media IPOs
Innovation

Twitter vs. Facebook: Lessons from social media IPOs

by Sridhar Arcot

Two initial public offerings, subject to their fair share of both excitement and apprehension.

The Nobel Prize in Economics 2013
Economy & Finance

The Nobel Prize in Economics 2013

by Sridhar Arcot

This year's win underlines how little we know about financial markets.

Brazil: When Emerging Economies Aren’t
Economy & Finance

Brazil: When Emerging Economies Aren’t

by Lorenzo Naranjo

As growth in the emerging market slow down, and tension builds around next year’s world cup, is Brazil headed towards crisis?

Bad Calculus
Economy & Finance

Bad Calculus

by Florin Aftalion

If President Hollande wants to reduce the budget deficit, he'll have to work on his math.

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