About the Author
Dr. Julien Chevallier is a Tenured Associate Professor (Professeur des Universités) of Economics at the University Paris 8, where he undertakes research and lectures on time-series econometrics applied to financial, commodity and energy markets, including carbon markets (EU ETS, Kyoto Protocol). He is a member of the Dionysian Economics Lab (Laboratoire d'Economie Dionysien,LED). He is also a member of the Center for Geopolitics and Raw Materials (Centre de Géopolitique de l'Energie et des Matières Premières, CGEMP-LEDa) at the University Paris Dauphine, and Visiting Researcher with EconomiX-CNRS at the University Paris West Nanterre La Défense. Prior to this position, Dr. Chevallier was an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University Paris Dauphine [2009-12]. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University Paris West Nanterre La Défense in 2008, and his M.Sc. in Economics from the London School of Economics in 2005. Dr. Chevallier has previously held visiting research positions at the Grantham Institute for Climate Change of Imperial College London, at the Centre for Economic Performance of the London School of Economics, at Georgetown University, and at the World Bank. Dr. Chevallier is the author of the book Econometric Analysis of Carbon Markets(Springer). He has published articles in leading refereed journals, includingApplied Economics, Energy Economics, Resource and Energy Economics The Energy Journal. Furthermore, Dr. Chevallier currently serves as Associate Editor at Energy Economics, at the International Journal of Global Energy Issues, and at the Journal of Stock & Forex Trading. Additional Memberships of Editorial Boards includeLow Carbon Economy, Advances in Energy Research, the Journal of Modern Economy and Management; as well as Guest-Editing special issues at the Journal of Energy Markets Sustainability.
Dr. Florian Ielpo is Investment Manager & Associate Researcher at CES – Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne. He acts as an Investment Manager in the asset management branch of a bank in Switzerland. In the meantime, he is an Associate Researcher at the Centre d'Economie de la Sorbonne in Paris, France. His expertise is built on an on-going combination between professional skills gained from building decision tools and strategic decision making, and active academic research focusing on the application of econometric tools relating economics and finance. Florian completed his Ph.D. in Financial Econometrics from the Sorbonne University in Paris, France while working as an Economist in the banking industry. He then occupied various positions, moving from an Econometrician position to becoming an Active Investment Manager. He teaches selected aspects of applied finance at the Sorbonne and Dauphine Universities and at the Ecole Nationale des Techniques Avancées (ENSTA) in Paris, France. Florian's peer-reviewed scientific publications can be found in various journals such as Quantitative Finance, the Journal of Forecasting, Finance Research Letters or the Journal of Investing.