Jérôme Taillard is a 2016-2017 visiting scholar at the Kleinman Center and an assistant professor of finance at Babson College in Massachusetts. His main research interests are in corporate finance, with a current focus in areas of risk management, innovation, litigation, corporate governance, and the oil and gas industry. He has published his research in the Journal of Corporate Finance and the Journal of Quantitative and Financial Analysis. Prior to academia, Taillard served as consultant on risk management.
He earned his Ph.D. in finance from The Ohio State University, a graduate degree in economics from the Study Center in Gerzensee (Switzerland), and an undergraduate degree in Mathematics Applied to Finance (magna cum laude) from the University of Neuchâtel in Switzerland.