Christophe FAUGERE

Accounting, Finance & Economics

Head of Center of Expertise Finance Reconsidered

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Christophe Faugère obtained his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Rochester, USA, in 1993 and a Masters in Mathematical Economics in 1987 from the University of Toulouse, France. He is currently Professor of Finance and Economocs and head of the SEEFAR research center. Prior to 2011, he was an Associate Professor and Chair of the Finance Department at the UAlbany School of Business, NY, USA. His current research focuses on the integration of mindfulness in finance. He is the co-inventor of Required Yield Theory; one of the most accurate theory for valuing the S&P 500 and gold. He has published in top tier US academic journals such as the Journal of Portfolio Management and Financial Markets, Institutions & Instruments. One of his published articles on "Sell Discipline" received extensive coverage in the New York Times and International Herald Tribune in 2004

    Recent publications
    Publication Year of publication Type of publication
    FAUGERE, C., "Velocity of money and Productivity Growth: Explaining the 2% Inflation Target in the US (1959-2007)", International Journal of Financial Studies, 2024, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 15-49 2024 Journal article
    SIMO, C., H. TCHAKOUTE TCHUIGOUA, C. FAUGERE, "The Determinants of Micro Finance Institutions’ Decision to Receive a Social Rating: An Institutional and Resource-Dependence Perspective", Sustainability, 2022, vol. 14, no. 19, pp. 11986 2022 Journal article
    FAUGERE, C., O. STUL, "Harmful events and misconducts in financial organizations: Human biases and root causes", Research in International Business and Finance, 2021, vol. 56, pp. 101382 2021 Journal article
    FAUGERE, C., "Connectalism: A New Paradigm for Human Choice", Systems Research and Behavioral Science, 2021, vol. 38 (6), pp. 866-889 2021 Journal article
    BARKEMEYER, R., C. FAUGERE, O. GERGAUD, L. PREUSS, "Media attention to large-scale corporate scandals: Hype and boredom in the age of social media", Journal of Business Research, 2020, vol. 109, pp. 385-398 2020 Journal article
    FAUGERE, C., O.GERGAUD, "Business ethics searches: A socioeconomic and demographic analysis of U.S. Google Trends in the context of the 2008 financial crisis", Business Ethics: A European Review, 2017, vol. 26, no. 3, pp. 271-287 2017 Journal article
    FAUGERE, C., "Applying Mindfulness and Compassion in Finance" in Finance Reconsidered: New Perspectives for a Responsible and Sustainable Finance., Bernard Paranque, Roland Pérez Eds, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, pp. 299-319, 2016 2016 Book chapter
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