Financial Management

Büro / Office 3.46

Dr. Christophe Volonté
Research associate
Assistant lecturer

Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät / WWZ

Abteilung Finanzmanagement

Research associate

WWZ / Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät
Peter Merian-Weg 6
4002 Basel
Schweiz

Tel. +41 61 207 24 62
christophe.volonte@unibas.ch


Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät / WWZ

Fakultät Lehre / Studiengänge

Assistant lecturer

WWZ / Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät
Peter Merian-Weg 6
4002 Basel
Schweiz

Tel. +41 61 207 24 62
christophe.volonte@unibas.ch

Current position
I am a Postdoc at the Faculty of Business and Economics at the University of Basel, Switzerland.

Fields of interest
Primary: Corporate Governance
Secondary: Corporate Finance, Venture Capital, Law and Finance

Publications
'Culture and Corporate Governance: The Influence of Language and Religion in Switzerland', Management International Review, 2015, 55(1), 77-118. DOI: 10.1007/s11575-014-0216-5.
'Boards: Independent and Committed Directors?', International Review of Law and Economics, 2015, 41, 25–37. DOI: 10.1016/j.irle.2014.10.002.
'Directors’ Human Capital, Firm Strategy, and Firm Performance', Journal of Management and Governance, 2016, 20(1), 115–145. DOI: 10.1007/s10997-014-9304-y, with Gantenbein, P.

Work in Progress
'Risk Aversion and Corporate Policies'
'Family Firms, Minority Investor Protection and Firm Performance', with Gantenbein, P. 

Education
Dr. rer. pol., University of Basel
MSc in Business and Economics, University of Basel

Teaching
Corporate Finance
Bachelorarbeit in Corporate Financial Management