Professor of Economics and Finance
DBA Advisor at emlyon business school

Dr. Le Courtois is Professor of Economics and Finance at emlyon business school. His research primarily focuses on Stock Price Modeling, Derivatives Pricing, Portfolio and Risk Management, Fair valuation of Life Insurance Contracts, Bank Deposit Guarantees, etc. His research work has been published in many leading international journals, including  European Journal of Operational Research, Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Journal of Banking and Finance, Quantitative Finance, Journal of Mathematical Economics, Mathematical Finance, Asia-Pacific Journal of Risk and Insurance, Asia-Pacific Financial Markets, North American Actuarial Journal, Geneva Risk and Insurance Review, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Decisions in Economics and Finance, Journal of Derivatives.

Dr. Le Courtois is the author of six books and he received Kulp-Wright award granted by the American Risk and Insurance Association (Boston, 2016) for the book «Extreme Financial Risks and Asset Allocation». He has also received several best paper awards at international conferences. Dr. Le Courtois teaches Derivatives Pricing, Risk Management of Financial Institutions and Model implementation.

  • Ph.D. in Management Science
  • Master in Financial and Actuarial Studies
  • Agrégation de sciences physiques
  • Stock Price Modeling
  • Derivatives Pricing
  • Capital Structure of the Firm
  • Portfolio and Risk Management
  • Fair valuation of Life Insurance Contracts
  • Bank Deposit Guarantees
  • Derivatives Pricing
  • Introduction to the Risk Management of Financial Institutions
  • Model Implementation