Fields of research and teaching

HEC Lausanne’s great strength is its ability to combine teaching and research in areas that are not only topical, but also represent the future of our society and the economics of tomorrow. Our researchers, teaching staff and students seek to understand the mechanisms and economic dynamics that govern our society from a range of microeconomic, macroeconomic and cross-cutting, inter-sectoral perspectives. As a result, HEC Lausanne is active in the following areas:


  • Strategy, organization & leadership
  • Business analytics & operations management
  • Enterprise, environment and society
  • Marketing & consumer behavior
  • Accounting and Tax
  • Business law, regulation and lobbying
  • Biology, evolution and decision-making
  • Entrepreneurship and enterprise creation

Economics & Finance

  • Macroeconomics and monetary policy
  • Enterprise finance and market finance
  • Fintech
  • Actuarial science
  • International, regional and development economics
  • Public economics and federalism
  • Microeconomics, behavioral and experimental economics
  • Health economics and management


  • Cryptography and cybersecurity
  • Big Data
  • Digital humanities
  • Digital transformation
  • Innovation and new business models
  • Information systems management
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