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Faculty of Business and Economics (HEC Lausanne)

Baromètre conjoncturel (conjoncture romande et suisse) - n°95
Septembre 2019 | Évolution jusqu'au quatrième trimestre 2019
The economic cycle of fear: will panic fuel the next global recession?
Insights from research at HEC Lausanne-UNIL – An historic bull market at the tail of end, an ongoing trade war, a bond bubble and gloomy economic indicators are all signs of an imminent recession. In such a climate there is a widespread fear that may well contribute to triggering the economic crisis itself. The research conducted by Prof. Philippe Bacchetta and his co-author on the causes of the 2008 crisis is therefore very topical!
HEC Lausanne welcomes its students!
New academic year | 17 September 2019 marks the traditional start of the new academic year at the University of Lausanne. This year, over 1'550 new students will discover the range of courses on offer at HEC Lausanne.
New appointments at HEC Lausanne
With the dawning of the academic year 2019/2020, HEC Lausanne is pleased to announce the appointment of two new professors for its departments of Accounting and Control (DAC) and of Information Systems (DESI).
Female Career Award 2019: Prof. Mary E. Barth recognized by HEC Lausanne for her...
EQUALITY PROGRAM | On 17 September, Professor of Accounting Mary E. Barth, from Stanford University, will be on UNIL campus for the first day of the new academic year to receive the Female Career Award from the Equal Opportunity Committee of HEC Lausanne (UNIL). The School is delighted to recognize the outstanding career of a professor who has been a true source of inspiration for women’s academic careers.
Recent top publications
Chavez-Demoulin, V. Extreme quantile estimation for Beta-mixing time series and applications. Insurance: Mathematics and Economics.
Jondeau E., Zhang Q., Zhu X. (in press). Average skewness matters. Journal of Financial Economics.
Nikolov, B., Schmid, L., Steri, R., (2019). Dynamic Corporate Liquidity. Journal of Financial Economics.
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