9th Annual Hedge Fund and Private Equity Research Conference

 The 9th annual Hedge Fund and Private Equity Research Conference will take place in Paris on January 19th and 20th 2017. Academic sessions will cover the latest research in the field of asset management. We welcome submissions focusing specifically on hedge funds, mutual funds and private equity funds, but also, more broadly, papers on topics that aim to further our understanding of the roles played by various market intermediaries and the effect of their behavior on asset prices

PotenCal topics include, but are not limited to: hedge fund risk and performance, transparency (reporCng) and due diligence, hedge fund acCvity, as well as broad-based macroeconomic issues such as systemic risk and contagion, hedge fund acCvism, porÄolio liquidaCon and liquidity, financial regulaCon, mutual funds, private equity funds, etc. 


  • Serge Darolles (Université Paris-Dauphine and CREST)
  • René Garcia (Edhec Business School)
  • Christian Gouriéroux (CREST and University of Toronto)

Scientific Committee

  • Vikas Agarwal (Georgia State University)
  • Charles Cao (Penn State University)
  • Serge Darolles (Université Paris-Dauphine and CREST)
  • René Garcia (Edhec Business School)
  • Christian Gourieroux (CREST and University of Toronto)
  • Andrew Patton (Duke University)
  • Ronnie Sadka (Boston College)