Keep up with our news, workshops and conferences
26 avril 2022
JEAN-PHILIPPE BOUCHAUD IN LE MONDE
The economic impact of a decrease in dependence on Russian gas should not be underestimated
29 mars 2022
MEHDI DEFENDS HIS PHD
This week Mehdi Tomas successfully defended his PhD !
23 février 2022
MICHAEL BENZAQUEN ELECTED FELLOW OF THE INSTITUT LOUIS BACHELIER
This distinction rewards high-level researchers, recognised for the quality of their work. The community of ILB Fellows is a forum for debate and foresight aimed at bringing out and identifying new topics and fields of research for the future.
3 février 2022
WOMEN IN QUANTITATIVE FINANCE SCHOLARSHIP 2022
Applications for the 2022 Women in Quantitative Finance scholarship are now open! Join us at the Chair of EconophysiX and Complex Systems
9 novembre 2021
CAN ONE QUANTIFY BEAUTY?
Why are some images commonly appreciated, and others not? An article by Samy Lakhal and Michael Benzaquen
9 août 2021
JEAN-PHILIPPE BOUCHAUD, L'ACADÉMICIEN DE LA FINANCE
A long portrait of Jean-Philippe Bouchaud. His beginnings in Physics, his research interests, and his career with CFM.
22 juin 2021
MARKET'S MYSTERY JUMPS MIGHT BE PREDICTABLE AFTER ALL
Rob Mannix of Risk.net wrote an article about Riccardo, Jean-Philippe, and Michael's work on endogenous price jumps.
4 mai 2021
SEMINAR AT COLLEGE DE FRANCE
Michael Benzaquen gave a seminar on The Fragile Nature of Liquidity in Financial Markets as a guest to Jean-Philippe Bouchaud's course at the College de France
18 avril 2021
WOMEN IN QUANTITATIVE FINANCE 2021
Open to application for 2021 !
In 2020 we launched the scholarship ‘Women in Quantitative Finance’, to encourage women researchers in fields where they are underrepresented.
26 février 2021
COMPLEXITY ECONOMICS SHOWCASE
Michael Benzaquen and Theo Dessertaine presented Theo's work on business cycles and firm networks at the Rethinking Economics Warwick Showcase
22 février 2021
PRESENTING AT THE BANK OF ENGLAND
Federico Morelli presented his paper Confidence collapse in a multihousehold, self-reflexive DSGE model at the Bank of England
22 février 2021
FROM STATISTICAL PHYSICS TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES: THE CHALLENGES OF MULTIDISCIPLINARITY
Jean-Philippe Bouchaud begins his course at the College de France
22 février 2021
CAN PHYSICS SAVE FINANCE?
Jean-Philippe Bouchaud gives an interview with TV5MONDE on the occasion of his inaugural lecture at College de France
9 février 2021
WOMEN IN QUANTITATIVE FINANCE: CECILIA AUBRUN
Cecilia Aubrun, the first recipient of CFM's "Women in Quantitative Finance Scholarship", shares her experiences
12 novembre 2020
SECOND MEETING WITH CENTRALE'S FIQUANT GROUP
Following up on last year's first meeting, we introduce all our new team members and brainstorm new collaborations
13 octobre 2020
MOU L'X AND OECD
Today we signed a Memorandum of Under standing between the OECD's New Approaches to Economic Challenges unit at EconophysiX. It's official - more soon !
25 juin 2020
BEAUTY AND STRUCTURAL COMPLEXITY
Samy Lakhal's paper on beauty and structural complexity made the editor's suggestion
10 juin 2020
THE TEAM 2020
2020 marked the start of the COVID-pandemic and working from home. Witness the team teletravail !
13 avril 2020
PUBLISHED BY THE US NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCE
Federico Morelli's paper on confidence collapse in a multihousehold self-reflexive DSGE model was published in PNAS
11 avril 2020
INTERVIEW WITH BLOOMBERG
Our work on crowding in equity factor markets makes a headline
11 février 2020
Armine Karami, Pierre-Philippe Crepin, Théo Dessertaine & Federico Morelli present the field of Econophysics to highschool students from Seine-Saint-Denis during their Complex Systems week.
29 janvier 2020
THE TEAM UNITES
To celebrate the achievements of 2019, the team convened for dinner. We celebrate 11 papers, over 20 conferences, and over 10 starting collaborations !
20 janvier 2020
We presented a workshop at the OECD to share our work with the researchers from the New Approaches to Economic Challenges unit
11 décembre 2019
MARKET MICROSTUCTURE CONFERENCE
Mehdi Tomas and Pierre-Philippe Crepin presented their research at the 3rd Market Microstructure CFM-Imperial Workshop at the HSBC Bank PLC in London
24 octobre 2019
MEETING ECOLE CENTRALE'S CHAIR OF QUANTITATIVE FINANCE
The EconophysiX group met with researchers from Ecole Centrale's chair of quantitative finance. The two groups presented their respective work and discussed future collaboration subjects.
10 octobre 2019
TALK AT THE ISC PIF
Samy Lakhal presented his work on quantitative aesthetics at the ISC PIF (complex systems institute of Paris).
24 septembre 2019
TALK AT THE ECB
Michael Benzaquen was invited to present our results on impact and market stability at the European Central Bank
7 juillet 2019
STATPHYS CONFERENCE IN BUENOS AIRES
Antoine Fosset and José Moran give talks on market instabilities and input-output networks at the 27th StatPhys conf. in Buenos Aires, Argentina
19 juin 2019
INTERVIEW FOR RADIO PARIS SACLAY
Michael Benzaquen was on Radio Paris Saclay to speak about the field of Econophysics. Listen to the interview here (in French).
25 avril 2019
MEETING THE OECD
OECD shows interest in our approach to financial markets' stability and invites us to present our results (see also NAEC).
19 mars 2019
NEWCOMERS JOIN THE TEAM
Samy, Karim, Pierre & Gian-Michele have joined the team for their Master's thesis.
18 février 2019
PRESS AROUND THE INAUGURATION
Press coverage of the inauguration of the Chair included: lemonde, miroirdessciences, next-finance, hfm.global, boursier, edubourse
17 février 2019
INAUGURATION AT MAISON DES X
The CFM Econophysics and Complex Systems Chair was officially inaugurated at the Maison des polytechniciens.
30 janvier 2019
JOURNÉES DE PHYSIQUE STATISTIQUE
Antoine, Bastien, José & Mehdi give talks at the 39th edition of the Journées de Physique Statistique at ENS.