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Faculty, TSM Research

Andréa ATTAR

Function / Statut
  • Researcher
Research Area
  • Finance


Andréa Attar is a CNRS Researcher, who is currently serving as the Research Coordinator for Finance at TSM Research.

His research interests focus on the theory of financial markets in the presence of information asymmetries. His work has been published in leading journals, such as Games and Economic Behavior, Theoretical Economics, Journal of Economic Theory, Econometrica, The Economic Journal, and American Economic Review.

Andréa also serves as a referee for numerous academic journals, including American Economic Review, Annals of Finance, German Economic Theory, Journal of Economic Theory, Journal of Finance, Econometrica, Economic Theory, and Review of Economic Dynamics.

Andrea has conducted several visiting professor roles, including University of International Business and Economics Beijing, London School of Economics, ETH Zurich, Paris Dauphine, Humboldt University Berlin, University of Michigan, EUI, Vancouver School of Economics, and Northwestern University.

Andréa obtained his PhD in Economics in 2005 from UCLouvain and was awarded the Best Italian Doctoral Thesis in Economics (2004).


Fondation Banque de France Research Grant
2010 - 2012
Research Grant, EIEF - Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance, Italy
2005 - 2007
TMR - Marie Curie Fellowship 515598/2005

Award, honors

Research Prize, Europlace Institute of Finance (EIF), France
Distinguished CESifo Affiliate in Applied Microeconomics
Research Prize, Europlace Institute of Finance (EIF), France
Prize for the best italian doctoral thesis in Economics, SIE (Società Italiana degli Economisti), Italy
CNRS-IDEFI Research Fellowship
EDNET-EDP Fellowship, London School of Economics, United Kingdom