Department of Finance

Exploring new ways of teaching financial accounting
At UNIL, an innovative project led by Prof. Garen Markarian (HEC Lausanne) is radically transforming the way students learn financial accounting. Discover how a renewed pedagogical approach, combined with a captivating visual identity, can boost student engagement.
Esther Duflo, Nobel Prize in Economics, invited for a conference on the campus
Winner of the 2019 Nobel Prize in Economics for her work on fight against poverty, Esther Duflo will be present on UNIL campus on April 23 for an exceptional conference entitled "Towards an Equitable Future: Economy, Climate and Poverty". This event is for all those concerned with acting now in the face of the climate and social emergency. (English language with simultaneous translation into French. Registration required).
Plung into the heart of research and innovation with!
What is research at HEC Lausanne? Why are we all involved in this research ? How are students prepared to become the players of change? Join us in the bubbling world of ideas and innovation that is HEC Lausanne by exploring!
PRESS scores: an essential tool in sustainable finance
Based exclusively on data publicly available, PRESS scores (Public Real Estate Sustainability Switzerland) meet a growing demand for transparency in the Swiss real estate fund market. Developed by researchers from the CRML at HEC Lausanne (UNIL) and Quanthome SA, with the financial support of Banque Cantonale Vaudoise and the University of Lausanne, they represent an essential tool for all players willing to make informed decisions in the field of sustainable finance.
Several awards were conferred to professors to recognize the quality of their teaching
The Dean's Office of the Faculty of Business and Economics (HEC Lausanne) at the University of Lausanne has granted 22 "HEC Lausanne Best Teacher Awards" to honor educators for the success of their courses with students.
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