Christophe Schinckus

Professor, Finance at the School of Management, University of Leicester

Dr Christophe Schinckus is currently Professor of Finance at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT), Vietnam campus. He completed his PhD in Financial Economics at the University of Paris, Pantheon-Sorbonne in 2009. Since then he has held a number positions including: postdoctoral fellowship (CIRST) in Canada at the University of Quebec at Montreal, visiting scholar at the London School of Economics with a position of Assistant Professor in Finance at the University of Leicester in the UK. In 2014, he became an Associate Professor in Finance at the University of Leicester.

Christophe has just finished (2018) his second PhD in Philosophy of Science at the University of Cambridge, UK. His research interests focuses on interdisciplinary financial economics and more precisely, social finance, behavioural finance and econophysics (physics applied to finance). He recently published a book at the Oxford University Press on the topic. He has published more than 70 papers in peer-reviewed journals and still regularly publishes papers in journals in which he also has several editorial/reviewer roles. Prof. Schinckus is a member of the National Board of Reviewers for the British Economic and Social Research Council.

In parallel to his academic activities, Christophe collaborates as a research consultant for private companies, such as JP Morgan, Suez Gaz de France etc. and he recently worked with the African Development Bank and the National Research Foundation of the Government of South Africa.

Updated 6 June 2019 at 13 h 52 min.
Books

Econophysics and Financial Economics: An Emerging Dialogue

2017 Christophe Schinckus / Franck Jovanovic Axis 1 | Expertise, Decision-Making and Public Debate
Peer-reviewed articles

Breaking down the barriers between econophysics and financial economics

2016 Christophe Schinckus / Franck Jovanovic Axis 5 | Conceptual transformations and social disciplines
Peer-reviewed articles

A nuanced perspective on episteme and techne in finance

2016 Christophe Schinckus Axis 5 | Conceptual transformations and social disciplines
Peer-reviewed articles

An elementary model of money circulation

2016 Christophe Schinckus
Peer-reviewed articles

Efficient market hypothesis and fraud on the market theory a new perspective for class actions

2016 Christophe Schinckus / Franck Jovanovic Axis 1 | Expertise, Decision-Making and Public Debate
Peer-reviewed articles

1996–2016: Two decades of econophysics: Between methodological diversification and conceptual coherence

2016 Christophe Schinckus Axis 5 | Conceptual transformations and social disciplines
Peer-reviewed articles

Pataphysics of Finance: An essay of visual epistemology

2016 Christophe Schinckus Axis 1 | Expertise, Decision-Making and Public Debate / Axis 5 | Conceptual transformations and social disciplines
Books

Collectif : Sciences, technologies et sociétés de A à Z

2015 Alexandre Guay / Anastassios Gentzoglanis / Banik, Marc / Bernier, Serge / Catherine Beaudry / Christophe Schinckus / Florence Millerand / Franck Jovanovic / François Duchesneau / Frédéric Bouchard / Guillaume Latzko-Toth / Jean-Guy Prévost / Jean-Louis Trudel / Jean-Pierre Beaud / Jorge Niosi / Julien Prud’homme / Keating, Peter / Lorna Heaton / Luc Faucher / Majlinda Zhegu / Marquis, Jean-Pierre / Mathieu Marion / Petr Hanel / Pierre Doray / Schiele, Bernard / Serge Proulx / Stéphane Moulin / Vincent Guillin / Yves Gingras Axis 1 | Expertise, Decision-Making and Public Debate / Axis 2 | Policies and Research Measures / Axis 3 | The Actors and the Dynamics of Innovation / Axis 4 | University: An Institution in Transformation / Axis 5 | Conceptual transformations and social disciplines
Conferences

Briser les barrières entre éconophysique et économie financière

14 April 2015UQAM, N-8510 Christophe Schinckus / Franck Jovanovic
Peer-reviewed articles

The Optimal Hedge Ratio in Option Pricing: The Case of Exponentially Truncated Lévy Stable Distribution

2014 Christophe Schinckus / Franck Jovanovic
Colloquia and Congress

Colloque annuel des cycles supérieurs du CIRST

30 April 2014 • 9h30 17h00UQAM, salle W-5215 Adrian Cloete / Antoine C. Dussault / Christophe Schinckus / Mamouna Kabore / Philippe Mongeon
Conferences

De l’exclusion à l’innovation théorique: le cas de l’éconophysique

25 April 2014UQAM, N-8150 Christophe Schinckus
Multimedia archives

De l’exclusion à l’innovation théorique: le cas de l’éconophysique

25 April 2014 Christophe Schinckus