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EDHEC PhD in Finance- 2024/2025 elective courses revealed

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6 Jun 2024

New topics for elective courses have been consistently added to the EDHEC PhD in Finance programme curriculum since its inception. The programme management balances methodological electives with conceptual ones to help students stay informed about ongoing research debates and cutting edge research methodologies. 


Participants are required to take a minimum of five elective seminars during their second and third years. PhD in Finance candidates will have the privilege of learning from world’s leading specialists in these areas from top research institutions such as Chicago GSB, The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Columbia University, Duke University, Imperial College, Princeton University or Yale University.


In 2022-2023, the following topics were covered: Private Equity, Asset Pricing and Monetary Policy, Production-based Asset Pricing, Spectral Asset Pricing, and Models and Methods in Macro-Finance.


The next topics are unveiled below: 

Fixed Income

Pietro Veronesi, University of Chicago, Booth School of Business

September 2024 

Household Finance

Tarun Ramadorai, Imperial College London

September 2024

Alternative Risk Premia and Replication of Financial Anomalies

Robert Kosowski, Imperial College London

February 2025

Market Microstructure

Albert Menkveld, University of Amsterdam

February 2025

Sustainable Finance (Impact investing)

Ayako Yasuda, University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management

April 2025 

Climate Finance

Marcin Kacperczyk, Imperial College London

September 2025

Machine Learning in Asset Pricing

Semyon Malamud, EPFL, Swiss Finance Institute

September 2025  



Access the programme curriculum, and the list of past and upcoming research seminars here

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