Ramzi BENKRAIEM

Associate Professor

  • Finance Department

Teaching Domains

Finance
Financial Accounting

Research Domains

Financial reporting, governance and stock market reaction
Small Business Economics
Energy, growth and stock market dynamics

Curriculum vitae

HDR (Research Supervision Qualification)
IAE Brest, France (2011)

Doctorate in Management Sciences
IAE Toulouse, France (2007)

Master in Management Sciences
IAE Toulouse, France (2003)

Publications

Forthcoming

R. BENKRAIEM, A. LAHIANI, Anthony MILOUDI, Muhammad SHAHBAZ (2018) . New Insights into the US Stock Market Reactions to Energy Price Shocks, Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money

2017

Amal HAMROUNI, Ramzi BENKRAIEM, Majdi KARMANI (2017) . Voluntary information disclosure and sell-side analyst coverage intensity, Review of Accounting and Finance, 16 (2), 260-280

Muhammad SHAHBAZ, Ramzi BENKRAIEM, Anthony MILOUDI, Amine LAHIANI (2017) . Production Function with Electricity Consumption and Policy Implications in Portugal, Energy Policy (110), 588-599

Amine LAHIANI, Anthony MILOUDI, Ramzi BENKRAIEM, Muhammad SHAHBAZ (2017) . Another look on the relationships between oil prices and energy prices, Energy Policy, 102 318-331

Ramzi BENKRAIEM, Amal HAMROUNI, Faten LAKHAL, Nadia TOUMI (2017) . Board Independence, Gender Diversity and CEO Compensation, Corporate Governance: The International Journal of Business in Society, 17 (5), 845-860

Ramzi BENKRAIEM, Mondher BOUATTOUR, Anthony MILOUDI, Ludovic VIGNERON (2017) . Corporate leverage and the terms of employment: evidence from French small businesses before and during the global crisis, Applied Economics, 49 (23), 2286-2297

Ramzi BENKRAIEM, Amal HAMROUNI, Faten LAKHAL, Nadia TOUMI (2017) . Board Independence, Gender Diversity and CEO Compensation, Corporate Governance: The International Journal of Business in Society, 17 (5), 845-860

2016

Anthony MILOUDI, Mondher BOUATTOUR, Ramzi BENKRAIEM (2016) . Relationships between Trading Volume, Stock Returns and Volatility: Evidence from the French Stock Market, Bankers Markets and Investors (144), 44-58

Ramzi BENKRAIEM (2016) . Small business financing (editorial), International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, 29 (3), 359-361

Nadia TOUMI, Ramzi BENKRAIEM, Amal HAMROUNI (2016) . Board director disciplinary and cognitive influence on corporate value creation, Corporate Governance: The International Journal of Business in Society, 16 (3), 564 - 578

Mondher BOUATTOUR, Ramzi BENKRAIEM, Anthony MILOUDI (2016) . Disposition effect and investor underreaction to information, Corporate Ownership and Control, 13 (3), 378-392

Ramzi BENKRAIEM (2016) . Small business access to bank leverage under crisis circumstances, International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, 29 (3), 390-397

Ramzi BENKRAIEM (2016) . The information content of small business earnings, Journal of Applied Accounting Research, 17 (1), 84-96

2015

Amal HAMROUNI, Anthony MILOUDI, Ramzi BENKRAIEM (2015) . Signaling firm performance through corporate voluntary disclosure, Journal of Applied Business Research, 31 (2), 609-620

Ramzi BENKRAIEM, Amal HAMROUNI, Anthony MILOUDI (2015) . How does corporate voluntary disclosure affect asymmetric information and adverse selection?, Corporate Ownership and Control, 12 (2), 413-425

Ludovic VIGNERON, Ramzi BENKRAIEM (2015) . Does banking relationship configuration affect the risk-taking behavior of French SMEs?, Economics and Business Letters, 4 (4), 166-174

2014

Ramzi BENKRAIEM (2014) . Small business investment sensitivity of debt before and during the global crisis, Economics Bulletin, 34 (2), 1185-1196

Ramzi BENKRAIEM, Anthony MILOUDI (2014) . How did export activity affect small business access to bank capitals during the global crisis?, Corporate Ownership and Control, 11 (2), 72-80

Ramzi BENKRAIEM, Anthony MILOUDI (2014) . L’internationalisation des PME affecte‐t‐elle l’accès au financement bancaire ?, Management International, 18 (2), 70-79

2013

R. BENKRAIEM, A. MILOUDI (2013) . Financement bancaire des PME du secteur de l'information et de la communication, Revue du Financier (200), 24-40

2012

R. BENKRAIEM (2012) . Football et Bourse, Recherches en Sciences de Gestion - Management Sciences - Ciencias de Gestión, 91 85-106

R. BENKRAIEM, A. MILOUDI (2012) . ICT small businesses’ access to bank financing, Journal of Applied Business Research, 28 (1), 27-36

2011

R. BENKRAIEM, F. LE ROY , W. LOUHICHI (2011) . Sporting performances and the volatility of listed football clubs, International Journal of Sport Finance, 6 283-297

R. BENKRAIEM, C. GURAU (2011) . SME reliance on bank debt in France, Bankers Markets and Investors (111), 17-26

R. BENKRAIEM (2011) . Taille des entreprises et Structure du capital : tests empiriques sur Euronext Paris, Management International, 14 (4), 115-124

2010

R. BENKRAIEM, C. GURAU (2010) . The financing policy of French SMEs, International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, 11 (1), 74-84

2009

R. BENKRAIEM, A. MILOUDI (2009) . Structure de financement des PME françaises du secteur TIC, Recherches en Sciences de Gestion - Management Sciences - Ciencias de Gestión, 72 (2), 135-146

R. BENKRAIEM, W. LOUHICHI , P. MARQUÈS (2009) . Market reaction to sporting results: The case of European listed football clubs, Management Decision, 47 (1), 100-109

R. BENKRAIEM (2009) . Contrôle institutionnel et valorisation des résultats comptables, Recherches en Sciences de Gestion - Management Sciences - Ciencias de Gestión, 71 1-13

2008

R. BENKRAIEM (2008) . The influence of institutional investors on opportunistic earnings management, International Journal of Accounting Auditing and Performance Evaluation (IJAAPE), 5 (1), 89-106

BENKRAIEM, R. (2014). Structure du capital et choix managériaux : Analyses théorique et empirique à l’interface de la comptabilité, de la finance et de l’entrepreneuriat. Ed. Edilivre.

BENKRAIEM, R. (2010). Investisseurs institutionnels et stratégies comptables des dirigeants. Editions Universitaires Européennes.

BENKRAIEM, R. (2012). Board Independence, Corporate Governance and Earnings Management in France., Corporate Governance: Recent Developments and New Trends (pp. 309-322). Springer.

BENKRAIEM, R., &  GURAU , C. (2012). The influence of social business networks of top managers on the financial performance of UK biopharmaceutical SMEs., Business Social Networking: Organizational, Managerial, and Technological Dimensions (pp. 709-721). IGI Global.

BENKRAIEM, R., LAHIANI , A., MILOUDI , A., & SHAHBAZ , M. (2017). The Relationship between Crude Oil Consumption and Economic Growth: New Statistical Evidence from the United States., International Conference on Energy, Finance and the Macroeconomy (ICEFM), Montpellier Business School.

BENKRAIEM, R., GURAU, C., HOANG, T., LAHIANI, A., & SERAN, T. (2017). Small business low and high bank leverage choices before, during and after economic downturns., International workshop on small Business Economics Accounting and Finance, La Rochelle Business School.

BENKRAIEM, R., BOUATTOUR, M., & MILOUDI, A. (2016). Trading volume, stock Returns and volatility: Perspectives for listed small businesses., International workshop on small business economics, accounting and finance.

VIGNERON, L., BENKRAIEM, R., & MILOUDI, A. (2016). How do banking relationships affect financial constraints of SMEs?., 33rd International Conference of the French Finance Association.

VIGNERON, L., BENKRAIEM, R., & MILOUDI, A. (2016). How do banking relationships affect financial constraints of SMEs?., International workshop on small business economics, accounting and finance.

VIGNERON, L., BENKRAIEM, R., & MILOUDI, A. (2016). How do banking relationships affect financial constraints of SMEs?., 6th International Conference of the Financial Engineering and Banking Society.

BENKRAIEM, R., HAMROUNI, A., LAKHAL, F., & TOUMI, N. (2016). Gender diversity, board independence and CEO compensation., International workshop on small business economics, accounting and finance.

BENKRAIEM, R., HAMROUNI, A., LAKHAL, F., & TOUMI, N. (2016). Gender diversity, board independence and CEO compensation., 3rd international governance workshop. Toulouse Business School.

BENKRAIEM, R. (2015). Small business access to bank leverage under crisis circumstances., 9ème Congrès de l'Académie de l'Entrepreneuriat et de l'Innovation.

BENKRAIEM, R., MILOUDI, A., & BOUATTOUR, M. (2015). Relationships between trading volume, stock returns and volatility: Evidence from the French stock market., 5th International Conference of the Financial Engineering and Banking Society (FEBS).

VIGNERON, L., & BENKRAIEM, R. (2015). Does banking relationships’ configuration influence SMEs’ risk taking behavior?., 32nd International Conference of the French Finance Association.

BENKRAIEM, R. (2014). Small business access to bank leverage under crisis circumstances., Colloque "Stratégie entrepreneuriale et Financement des PME/PMI".

Articles

BENKRAIEM, R. (2015). Entrepreneurs, soignez la qualité de votre divulgation comptable et financière. Les echos.fr.

BENKRAIEM, R. (2014). Le lease-back : un moyen de financement intéressant en temps de crise ?. Les echos.fr.

BENKRAIEM, R. (2014). Entrepreneur, pourquoi une banque vous dit non" ?". Les echos.fr.

BENKRAIEM, R., & GURAU, C. (2013). How do corporate characteristics affect capital structure decisions of French SMEs?. International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour & Research , 19 (2), pp. 149-164.

BENKRAIEM, R. (2007). Diversité et importance des investisseurs institutionnels: une comparaison franco-américaine. Revue de l'Economie Méridionale , 55 (3), pp. 197-216.

BENKRAIEM, R. (2006). The effect of relative earnings performance on firms’ accrual decisions: Evidence from France. European Journal of Economics, Finance and Administrative sciences, 6.

Scientific activities

Reviewer for an academic journal :

  • Applied Economics
  • Economic Modelling
  • Journal of Small Business Management
  • International Journal of Accounting Auditing and Performance Evaluation
  • International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business
  • Management Research Review
  • Management International

Reviewer for a scientific conference :

  • European Accounting Association
  • Association Française de Finance
  • Academy of Management
  • European Applied Business Research
  • Financial Engineering and Banking Society
  • Association Internationale de Recherche en Entrepreneuriat et PME
  • Colloque de stratégies entrepreneuriales et Financement des PME - PMI (Université de Valenciennes)

Doctoral supervision

Thesis co-director

Since 2017, Nour KHAIRALLAH : On the relationships between bank financing and the risk-taking behavior of corporate managers
Audencia Business School, France

Research supervisor

Since 2017, S. Wenbo : Doctorate in Business Administration: Studies of SME Financial Service System Based on the Transformation and Upgrading of Private Industrial Parks
Audencia Business School, France

Thesis Reviewer

M. Gharsalli : Le rôle des liens sociaux et de la confiance dans le financement bancaire des PME : une étude exploratoire
Université de Bretagne Occidentale, France

R. Ouradi : Processus d'entrée du repreneur externe : le cas de la légitimité de la PME
Université de Bretagne Occidentale, France

Omar R. Moustapha : L'amélioration de la performance portuaire : le cas de Djibouti
Université de Bretagne Occidentale, France

J. Ferchichi-Chenini : Divulgation volontaire d'informations sur le capital immatériel et création de valeur sur le marché financier : le cas tunisien
Université de Bretagne Occidentale, France

Michel Bouzeid : Structure de propriété et gestion de trésorerie dans les PME
Université de Bretagne Occidentale, France

- 2017, Imen MAJOUB : L’effet des actions gratuites et des divisions d’actions sur la gestion des résultats avant les annonces de fusions-acquisitions
Université de Poitiers, France