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Fousseni D. Chabi Yo

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Fousseni D. Chabi-Yo, assistant professor of finance, holds a PhD in economics from the Université de Montréal. He joins Fisher after serving as a research economist at the Bank of Canada since 2004.

Chabi-Yo’s research interests include theoretical and empirical asset pricing, heterogeneous investors in the financial market, derivatives, higher moments premium and financial econometrics. He has recently had articles published in the Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, Management Science, and the Journal of Banking and Finance.

Areas of Expertise

  • Theoretical ad Empirical Asset Pricing
  • Heterogeneous Investors
  • Derivatives
  • Higher Moments Premium
  • Financial Econometrics


  • PhD in Economics, Université de Montréal
  • MS in Applied Economics and Statistics, Ecole Nationale d'Economie Appliqueé, Dakar, Senegal
  • MS in Applied Mathematics, Université Cheick Anta Diop, Dakar, Senegal
  • BS in Mathematics, Université Cheick Anta Diop, Dakar, Senegal
Finance 722 - Investment Management

This course surveys the fundamental fields of the legal environment of business with a goal of helping you become an executive who is knowledgeable of the legal context in which the business organization operates. An important objective of this course is to help you develop a deeper attitude for the social responsibilities of business. Another goal is to improve your problem solving skills, analytical skills, and communication skills that are needed by business executives