Nicolas Coeurdacier studied in France where he attended Ecole Polytechnique. He received his PhD in 2005 from Paris School of Economics and taught at Essec Business School (Paris) and London Business School before joining the economics department at SciencesPo. He is a Research Fellow at the CEPREMAP (Paris) and Research Affiliate at the CEPR. Nicolas Coeurdacier s main research interests are in international macroeconomics and finance. His recent research focuses on the patterns of international equity and bond portfolios, on international asset-pricing, on the impact of globalisation on risk-sharing across countries.