Department of Finance
340 Wohlers Hall
1206 South Sixth Street
Champaign IL 61820

309 Wohlers Hall
1206 South Sixth Street
Champaign IL 61820

(217) 333-0704

- Official webpage at University of Illinois

- Department of Finance webpage


- Papers downloadable from SSRN


Research


- Papers downloadable from SSRN


Journal Articles

- Opportunity cost and prudentiality: An analysis of collateral decisions in bilateral and multilateral settings.
H. Baer, V. France, J. Moser, Research in Finance, (21) 2004, SSRN Abstract

-An Analysis of the Profiles and Motivations of Habitual Commodity Speculators.
V. France, W. Canoles, S. Thompson, S. Irwin, Journal of Futures Markets, 2002, SSRN Abstract

-Catastrophe Futures: A Better Hedge for Insurers.
S. D'Arcy, V. France, Future Markets, (2) 1997

-Catastrophe Futures: A Better Hedge for Insurers.
S. D'Arcy, V. France, Journal of Risk and Insurance, (59) December: 4 575-600 1992

Conference Proceedings

-Pricing Catastrophe Risk: Could CAT Futures Have Coped With Andrew?
S. D'Arcy, V. France, R. Gorvett, 1999 Casualty Actuarial Society “Securitization of Risk” Discussion Paper Program

Teaching

Courses for Fall 2012

Finance 412
Options and Futures Markets

Other Activities

Board Member
Sinai Temple, Champaign, IL