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Emmanuel KEMEL

CNRS Research Professor

Economics and Decision Sciences

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After graduating in engineering, Emmanuel Kemel specialized in economics and in cognitive sciences. He worked as an expert for the French Ministry of Sustainable Development and defended his PhD in Economics (University Paris1 Panthéon-Sorbonne). Since 2015, he is a CNRS researcher at GREGHEC and an affiliate professor at HEC.

His research focuses on the measurement and analysis of attitudes towards time and uncertainty. He is specialized in the design and econometric analysis of behavioral experiments. The methodological and empirical results of his work apply to management and micro-economics, but also to the evaluation of public policies.

He has published papers in leading journals in behavioral decision making and transport economics. He teaches courses on behavioral economics and decision theory.

Scientific articles

Scientific articles

Wrong-way driving crashes on French divided roads

Accident Analysis and Prevention, February 2015, vol. 75, pp 69-76,

Eliciting Prospect Theory When Consequences Are Measured in Time Units: "Time Is Not Money"

Management Science, July 2014, vol. 60, n° 7, pp 1844-1859, (in coll. with Mohammed ABDELLAOUI)

Dissuasion de la conduite sous l’emprise de l’alcool : de la théorie aux comportements

Les Cahiers Scientifiques du Transport, 2013, vol. 63, pp 93-117,

Prospect Theory for joint time and money consequences in risk and ambiguity

Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, 2013, n° 56, pp 81-95, (in coll. with C. PARASCHIV)


  • Doctorate in Economy,, Université Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne - France
  • Master research in sciences cognitives, ENS-EHESS - France
  • Master research in Economics, Université Lyon 2 - France
  • Diplome, Ecole Nationale des Travaux Publics de l'Etat - France
  • French Bachelor, Science, Other, Université Lyon 1 - France

Academic appointments

Academic responsabilities at HEC

  • 2015- CNRS Research Professor, Economics - Decision Science HEC Paris
  • 2015- Member of GREGHEC (CNRS) HEC Paris