Philip Valta

Assistant Professor of Finance

Philip Valta obtained his PhD in Finance from the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and the Swiss Finance Institute. His research interests are mainly in empirical corporate finance, with a focus on how product markets and institutions shape corporate decisions. His work has recently been published in leading finance journals such as the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, and the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis. Professor Valta’s teaching interests include corporate finance, real options, and valuation. Prior to joining the University of Geneva, Professor Valta was on the faculty at HEC Paris.

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E-mail to: philip.valta@unige.ch