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80%

international students

40%

women

21

nationalities

+250 

alumni, working in over 35 countries

+90%

join an academic career

HEC PHD students
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The 2018 HEC Foundation best PhD Thesis awarded to Yin Wang

Congratulations Yin! Best PhD Thesis awarded to Yin Wang (HEC PhD 2018) for his "Essays in Communication of Business Information" under the direction of Vedran Capkun , HEC Associate Professor of Accounting and Management Control. Yin Wang has joined the Singapore...

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PhD Thesis Defence, Finance

Congratulations to Dr Victoria Slabik who succesfully defended her thesis on December 5th, 2018. Topic: Essays in Empirical Corporate Finance

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Retail therapy won’t repair your damaged sense of self-worth

We hope our findings can help consumers understand and rein in emotional impulses that drive their shopping, say two HEC consumer psychology experts. Article published by Nimish Rustagi (HEC PhD 2017) and HEC professor of Marketing LJ Shrum .

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How can emerging industries secure state support?

by Rodolphe Durand , Professor of Strategy and Business Policy and Panikos Georgallis , HEC PhD 2014, Assistant Professor of Strategy at the Amsterdam Business School, University of Amsterdam (UvA)

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Congratulations to Joao Albino‐Pimentel, HEC PhD 2016, for his first article published in SMJ

Firm non‐market capabilities and the effect of supranational institutional safeguards on the location choice of international investments

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Award Winner of Emerald/EFMD Outstanding Doctoral Research Award in Marketing Category

Congratulations to Ana Babic Rosario, @HECParisPhD and Assistant Professor of Marketing @UofDenver, Highly Commended Award winner, 2018

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HEC PhD Student Publications

Empirical essays in Finance
By C. BOISSEL
Empirical essays in Finance
Latent factor models and option price dynamics : theory and empirical evidence
By M. FEARNLEY
Latent factor models and option price dynamics : theory and empirical evidence
Playing with fire : category-level strategies for dealing with public disaproval the case of the global arms industry (1996/2007)
By J.-P. VERGNE
Playing with fire : category-level strategies for dealing with public disaproval the case of the global arms industry (1996/2007)