Assistant Professor of Finance
Xavier Giroud is the Ford International Career Development Professor of Finance and an Assistant Professor of Finance at the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Giroud teaches 15.402 Finance Theory II in the MIT Sloan MBA program. His research interests are in the area of corporate finance and corporate governance. His recent research examines the reallocation of resources within firms as well as the role of proximity between corporate headquarters and company units. Giroud’s work has appeared in leading academic journals, including the Quarterly Journal of Economics and the Journal of Finance. He has received various research awards, including the Herman E. Krooss Award for the best doctoral dissertation across all disciplines at the Stern School of Business, New York University.
Giroud holds an MA in quantitative economics and finance from the University of St. Gallen as well as an MPhil in finance and a PhD in finance from the Stern School of Business, New York University.
Web Site: http://www.mit.edu/~xgiroud
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