Professor of finance at ESSEC Business School, Roméo has more than ten years of experience in research, teaching, program management, and thesis supervision both at undergraduate, Master and PhD levels. He is the Director of Research at ESSEC. His areas of expertise are macro-finance, behavioral finance and financial econometrics. Roméo has a strong interest in the attractiveness of African stock markets and their impact on economic growth and development. He is currently Associate Editor of the Quarterly Journal of Finance and Accounting.