Luohan Academy


EducationPh.D., HEC Paris.

Academic AppointmentsBoris Vallée is the Torstein Hagen Associate Professor in the Finance Unit of Harvard Business School.

Recognition & AwardsRising Scholar Award (Winner), Review of Corporate Finance Studies, SFS, 2020; Arthur Warga Award for Best Paper in Fixed Income (Winner), SFS Cavalcade Conference, 2015; Ieke van den Burg Prize for Research on Systemic Risk (Winner), ESRB, joint with C. Celerier, 2015; AQR Top Finance Graduate Award 2014 (Winner), Copenhagen Business School, 2014

Research Field

Professor Vallée’s research traces the motives behind and the effects of financial innovation in recent decades. He pursues this line of inquiry through empirical studies of corporate finance, household finance, public finance, and financial institutions, developing novel data sets and measures.