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Abraham Lioui
Abraham Lioui,
Professor of Finance
Director, PhD in Finance
EDHEC Business School
PhD Studies: an instrument for disruption!

Big Data, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Digitalisation... For decades, there was scarce access to quality and broad data, as well as to extensive computational capabilities; nowadays, it seems we have a wealth of data at our fingertips! The obvious danger is datamining with all its destructive potential for businesses. Management in general, and finance in particular, were, are and always will be social sciences, although some fields are extremely quantitative. This means that any data processing should (i) aim to highlight a mechanism and (ii) provide some guidance on weaknesses and remedies for existing theories. Read More…

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Jeffrey Wooldridge Juan Carlos Quintero
Jeffrey Wooldridge,
University Distinguished Professor
of Economics,
Michigan State University,
Specialist in panel data models, teaches an elective course in Microeconometrics.
“I found the students in my EDHEC course to be exceptionally motivated and talented. This is not surprising: the same traits that make one successful in industry, an eagerness to know more and the ability to absorb complicated ideas, are the same traits that lead to successful scholars.”
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Juan Carlos Quintero,
Chief Officer, Investments and other Assets at FOGAFÍN,
Columbia
“So far, among other things the programme has impacted my overall understanding of finance in general, since I am confronted with new and interesting questions and a vast literature that broadens perspectives on a variety of issues.”
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PROGRAMME NEWS

On June 4, 2019, in London, the third edition of the EDHEC PhD in Finance Forum will again present the research carried out by the EDHEC PhD in Finance graduates and candidates, encouraging discussion with the community of practitioners and faculty about the results of these original contributions. The keynote speech will be delivered by Professor John Y. Campbell (Harvard University).
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