Press Releases

New research shows regulatory tools in financial sector not fit for purpose

8 March 2016

The tools currently used by regulators toassess risk in the financial sector are not fit for purpose, according to newresearch from HEC Paris business school. Professors of finance Christophe Pérignon and Jean-Edouard Colliard, have examined whether financial regulators could predictand prevent another catastrophe like the financial crisis of 2008. They found that although there may (...)

HEC Paris Executive Education broadens its international affairs catalogue with the launch of 'USA 2020' Program

18 February 2016

The US 2016 election will mark an end to the Obama era and could potentially be a contest between two radically different visions of America for 2020. To help key decision-makers and senior executives  better understand the long-term dynamics shaping the business landscape in the United States and beyond, HEC Paris Executive Education has announced the launch of its USA 2020 program. The (...)

HEC Paris and AXA Investment Managers offer new MOOC

14 January 2016

HEC Paris and AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM) today announce their partnership that will offer asset management education through a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), launching in April 2016 and open to all. The MOOC will be available through the Coursera online platform.

HEC Paris leads health and well-being study

12 January 2016

HEC Paris and Intel collaborate on cutting-edge project into the potential of wearable technologies for executive performance

Andrea Masini takes over as Head of the HEC Paris MBA

23 December 2015

Andrea Masini has been named Dean of the HEC Paris MBA by the General Director of the school, Peter Todd.

Jacques Olivier Elected Dean of the Faculty and Research

16 December 2015

The permanent faculty of HEC Paris has elected Jacques Olivier to the position of Dean of the Faculty and Research.

HEC Paris and Georgetown Law Combine to Offer Two New Dual Degrees

16 October 2015

Beginning in 2016, HEC Paris and Georgetown University Law Center will offer two new dual-degree programs. 

Esther Duflo Recognized by HEC Paris for her Exceptional Work in the field of Poverty Economics

10 September 2015

At a ceremony held on campus at HEC Paris, attended by Peter Todd, Dean of the school, and Pierre Dussauge, Dean of the Faculty of Research, Esther Duflo received an honorary degree.

HEC Paris launches Executive Master in Finance

8 September 2015

The program will start on 9 September 2015 in Paris and targets finance directors and other high-level finance professionals.