Jean-Etienne de Bettignies

Dr. Jean de Bettignies is Associate Professor, and Commerce '64 Fellow in Managerial Economics, at Smith School of Business. His research examines applications of contract theory to economics of organization, entrepreneurial and corporate finance, and public policy. His work is published or forthcoming in academic journals including Management Science, Journal of Business Venturing, Journal of Industrial Economics, International Journal of Industrial Organization, Canadian Journal for Economics, Economics of Innovation and New Technology, and Canadian Public Policy.

Jean received his Ph.D. and his M.B.A. from the Graduate School of Business at the University of Chicago in 2001. He also holds a B.Sc. in Economics from the London School of Economics and an M.A. in Economics from the Université Catholique de Louvain. Prior to joining Queen's in the summer of 2007, Jean was Assistant Professor at the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia, where he was nominated (2006) for the MBA Teaching Excellence Award.