I am a Professor of Finance at the IAE of Toulouse (University of Toulouse 1 Capitole) and a member of the Toulouse School of Economics, the Institute for Advanced Studies of Toulouse, and the Institut D’Economie Industrielle (IDEI).
I have been Visiting Professor at New York University - Shanghai (spring 2015), and in the Bendheim Center for Finance, Princeton University (2010-2011), and an Assistant Professor of Finance at the Robinson College of Business, Georgia State University (2002-2005).
My research studies financial markets by relying on insights from management, economics, psychology, and history. I am particularly interested in the experimental methodology. I am in charge of a research center on Socially Responsible Investments, the Chaire Finance Durable et Investissement Responsable, sponsored by around 10 asset management companies and institutional investors, and joint with Ecole Polytechnique in Paris.
I teach courses on behavioral finance and investments. I am currently director of the Master « Financial Markets and Risk Evaluation », Vice-President of the University Toulouse 1 Capitole in charge of Finance, and Director of IDEI.
I have acted as an expert in several U.S. securities class actions and consulted on various financial risk management issues. I have taught numerous courses in various Executive Education Programs.