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Faculty & Research

HEC Paris is one of the world’s top research schools in economics and management. Our faculty push the boundaries of knowledge by producing the highest quality research. They aim to have an impact on pedagogy, management practices, public policies and society at large.

Research conducted at HEC Paris comprises both disciplinary and cross-disciplinary work, with a unique combination of scientific excellence and business relevance.



Endowed Chairs
Decision Sciences
Chair holder
Itzhak Gilboa
Professor, Economics and Decision Science Department
Endowed Chairs
Purposeful Leadership
Joly Family
Chair holder
Rodolphe Durand
Professor of Strategy and Academic Director of S&O Center
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Value Investing
Jean-Marie Eveillard
Augustin Landier
Professor of Finance, HEC Paris

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Congratulations to the startups which made it to the Incubateur HEC Paris! The Spring batch, composed of eleven startups, has just been selected and will start their program at Station F on May 5. With...
The 46th edition of the HEC Foundation Awards once again highlighted the cutting-edge excellence of the school’s research at all levels. 11 prizes in nine categories were awarded to academics and students...
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