Previous Fellowships


Yasser BoualamPhDFellow

Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business, M.S., Computational Finance, 2009

Grenoble Institute of Technology, ENSIMAG, France, Diplome d’lingenieur (B.S., M.S.), Applied Mathematics and Computer Science, 2008

Research Interests

Macro-finance, financial fragility, financial institutions and sovereign debt

Teaching Fellowships

FNCE 962 – Macroeconomics and the Global Economic Environment (MBA), Professor Ravi Bansal, (Spring 2012)

FNCE 924 – Intertemporal Macro Finance (PhD),┬áProfessor Pricila Maziero (Spring 2011),
Professor Mathieu Taschereau-Dumouchel (Spring 2012)

FNCE 393/893 – Global Monetary and Financial Institutions: Theory and Practice (UGD/MBA),
Professor Zvi Eckstein, Fall 2011

Industry Experience

AXA Investment Managers, Financial Engineering, Paris
Deutsche Bank, Derivative Strategy and Index Trading, London
Society General, CIB, Equity Derivatives Structuring, New York


Irwin Friend Doctoral Fellowship in Finance, 2012
American Finance Association Doctoral Student Travel Grant, 2011
University of Pennsylvania Dean’s Fellowship for Distinguished Merit, 2009-2013
The Spirit of MSCF Award, Tepper School of Business, 2008
MSCF Merit Scholarship, Tepper School of Business, 2007-2008