Associate Professor
Ph.D. in Economics - Oregon State University
Head of Department
Track: Quantitative Methods
LEM Member
  • 2005 : Ph.D. in Economics, Oregon State University, USA
Professional Experiences
Academic Experience
  • 2013 - present, Head of Department, IÉSEG School of Management, , France
  • 2011 - 2011, External Expert, Luxembourg School of Finance, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
  • 2010 - present, Professor, Economics and Quantitative methods, IÉSEG School of Management, , France
  • 2008 - 2010, Research Associate, University of Luxembourg and the Central Bank of Luxembourg, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
  • 2006 - 2008, Lecturer, The State University of New York at Binghamton, Binghamton, USA
  • 2005 - 2006, Lecturer, Oregon State University, Corvallis, USA
  • 2001 - 2005, Teaching and Research Assistant, Oregon State University, Corvallis, USA
Scientific prizes and Awards
  • 2004 : Outstanding Graduate Student Award (exceptional scholar), Oregon State University
  • 2003 : Outstanding Graduate Assistant Award, Oregon State University
Published Papers in Refereed Journals
  • Shen Zhiyang, Vardanyan Michael, Baležentis Tomas, Wang Jianlin, (2021). Analyzing the Tradeoff between the Economic and Environmental Performance: the Case of the Chinese Manufacturing Sector, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, forthcoming (vol) N/A.
  • Boussemart J.-P., Leleu H., Shen Zhiyang, Vardanyan M., Zhu Ning, (2019). Decomposing banking performance into economic and risk management efficiencies, European Journal of Operational Research, 277 (2) 719-726.
  • Ferrier G., Leleu H., Valdmanis V., Vardanyan M., (2018). A Directional Distance Function Approach for Identifying the Input/Output Status of Medical Residents, Applied Economics, 50 (9) 1006-1021.
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  • Färe R., Pasurka C., Vardanyan M., (2017). On Endogenizing Direction Vectors in Parametric Directional Distance Function-Based Models, European Journal of Operational Research, 262 361-369.
  • Färe R., Vardanyan M., (2016). A note on Parameterizing Input Distance Functions: Does the Choice of a Functional Form Matter?, Journal of Productivity Analysis, 45 (2) 121-130.
  • Chambers R., Färe R., Grosskopf S., Vardanyan M., (2013). Generalized Quadratic Revenue Functions, Journal of Econometrics, 173 (1) 11-21.
  • Guarda P., Rouabah A., Vardanyan M., (2013). Identifying Bank Outputs and Inputs with a Directional Technology Distance Function, Journal of Productivity Analysis, 40 (2) 185-195.
  • Färe R., Carlos Martins-Filho C., Vardanyan M., (2010). On Functional Form Representation of Multi-Output Production Technologies, Journal of Productivity Analysis, 33 (2) 81-96.
  • Vardanyan M., Tremblay V., (2006). The Measurement of Marketing Efficiency in the Presence of Spillovers: Theory and Evidence, Managerial and Decision Economics, 27 (5) 319-331.
  • Vardanyan M., Noh D.-W., (2006). Approximating the Cost of Pollution Abatement via Alternative Specifications of a Multi-Output Production Technology: a Case of the U.S. Electric Utility Industry, Journal of Environmental Management, 80 (2) 177-190.
Research fields
  • Economics
  • Quantitative Methods
Grande Ecole Program:
  • Economics and business research seminar
International MBA :
  • Quantitative methods
MSc in Fashion management :
  • Quantitative methods and data analysis