Department of Finance

Twelve professors from HEC Lausanne have been highly rated in the Forschungsmonitoring...
Twelve professors from HEC Lausanne (UNIL) have scored highly in the VWL Ranking of the Forschungsmonitoring for their publications in leading academic journals, reflecting the excellence and strong academic impact of the research carried out in the School.
Innovation dans les placements durables: la recherche à HEC Lausanne au cœur de la...
Intégrer des facteurs environnementaux, sociaux et de gouvernance (ESG) dans une stratégie de placement intéresse toujours plus les investisseur·euse·s. La recherche conduite à la Faculté des HEC dans ce domaine permet d’évaluer les niveaux de rentabilité de ces nouveaux modes d’investissement et de développer les outils adéquats. L’alliance UNIL/BCV annoncée le 7 octobre vient renforcer ces recherches, plus particulièrement dans le domaine des placements immobiliers.
Socially responsible investment: what is the potential profitability compared with...
Insights from research at HEC Lausanne-UNIL – Is including environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors in an investment strategy more or less profitable than a standard approach to investment? That’s the question researchers Prof. Fabio Alessandrini and Prof. Eric Jondeau at HEC Lausanne (UNIL) have examined in their latest study.
Prof. Boris Nikolov is appointed Research member of the European Corporate Governance...
Boris Nikolov, professor of finance at HEC Lausanne (UNIL), was appointed Research member of the ECGI (European Corporate Governance Institute) last month. He is thus helping provide new insights and avenues of exploration in matters of corporate governance to a public of scientists, professionals and political decision-makers. The school congratulates him for this appointment.
Professor Antoinette Schoar is awarded a doctorate honoris causa from the University...
The 2019 Dies academicus ceremony takes place this Friday, May 24 at the University of Lausanne. On this occasion, and on the proposal of HEC Lausanne, Professor Antoinette Schoar of the Sloan School of Management at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) will be awarded a doctorate honoris causa.
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