Professor Racicot has been teaching finance for more than 15 years. He is currently teaching both at the undergraduate (B. Com) and graduate level (M.Sc. and Ph.D) courses in quantitative finance and applied econometrics at the Telfer School of Management. Previously, he taught quantitative finance and financial econometrics at the ESG-UQAM for several years (1999-2005). He was subsequently recruited by the Department of administrative sciences of the Université du Québec en Outaouais (UQO) where he taught finance from 2005 to 2012, and was head of the MBA in financial services and the DESS in finance from 2007 to 2012. He was the promoter of new M.Sc. in financial economics currently offered by UQO. In addition, he is invited to teach financial modeling and real option analysis at several universities.
Pr. Racicot is a member of the editorial boards of the financial journals: Aestimatio, the IEB International Journal of Finance, Estudios de Economia Aplicada, Journal of Asset Management (JAM), Journal of Derivatives & Hedge Funds (merged with JAM) and Review of Economics & Finance. He is an Affiliate Research Fellow at the IPAG Business School, Paris, France and a research associate at the Corporate Reporting Chair, ESG-UQAM. He has published several books in quantitative finance and financial econometrics used both by financial practitioners and universities, at the undergraduate and mostly at the graduate level. Pr. Racicot has published several articles in academic journals including: Aestimatio, the IEB Int. J. of Finance, Applied Economics, Applied Economics Letters, Applied Financial Economics, Atlantic Economic Journal, Economics Letters, Economic Modelling, Estudios de Economia Aplicada, Finance (AFFI), International Advances in Economic Research, International Review of Economics and Finance, Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), Journal of Asset Management, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Derivatives & Hedge Funds, Journal of Forecasting, Journal of Wealth Management, La Revue des Sciences de Gestion, Managerial Finance. His articles received the Best Paper Award in two international conferences. Pr. Racicot’s research program on the macroeconomic risk of Hedge Funds is funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSRHC) of Canada.
|2019-2022||SSHRC||Macroeconomic Risk in Hegde Funds (with Co-I: R. Théoret & S. Saadi), FE Racicot||R||C||PI||$ 70,300|
|2018-2019||IPAG Business School, Paris||Affiliate Research Fellow||R||O||PI||$ 5,969|
|2015-2016||Telfer School of Management Research Fund (SMRF)||SMRF Publication||R||I||PI||$ 1,000|
|2012-2014||Telfer School of Management||Risk Procyclicality and Dynamic Hedge Fund Strategies||R||I||PI||$ 20,000|
*Purpose = C: Contract (R and D), E: Equipment Grant, R: Research Grant, S: Support Award, P: Pedagogical Grant, O: Other, U: Unknown
**Type= C: Granting Councils, G: Government, F: Foundations, I: UO Internal Funding, O: Other, U: Unknown
Role: PI = Principal Investigator, Co-I = Co-Investigator, Co-PI = Co-Principal Investigator