514 985-4000 p3007


Organizational governance, financial statement analysis and business valuation, corporate social responsibility, financial and non-financial reporting, accounting standards


A CIRANO Researcher and Fellow since 2003, Michel Magnan is Professor at the John Molson School of Business of Concordia University.

Holding a Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of Washington, his research, teaching and professional interests encompass financial reporting, financial statement analysis, governance, executive compensation, ethics and the environment, and corporate disclosure.

His academic career spans over 30 years. He is the author or co-author of more than 100 papers that have been published in academic and professional journals and has presented his work at several conferences in America, Europe and Asia. He is currently Consulting Editor of Contemporary Accounting Research, Section Editor of the Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences and Associate Chief Editor of Revue française de gouvernance d’entreprise. He is a member of the Canadian Accounting Standards Board.

[ - ]
[ + ]

CIRANO Publications by Michel Magnan

As an author

1 to 5 of 35 results

Towards the new bioeconomy: Bio-manufacturing as a strategic economic development initiative for Quebec

Bryan Campbell and Michel Magnan

Sustainable Development and Digital Transformation

Vers la nouvelle bioéconomie: La biofabrication comme initiative stratégique de développement économique pour le Québec

Bryan Campbell and Michel Magnan

Sustainable Development and Digital Transformation

Modélisation de règles budgétaires pour l’après-COVID

Bryan Campbell, Michel Magnan, Benoit Perron and Molivann Panot

Covid-19 and Taxation and Fiscal Policy

Appui gouvernemental à l’innovation : Proposition de cadre intégré

Bryan Campbell, Michel Magnan and Robert Turgeon


Le Québec économique 9 : Perspectives et défis de la transformation numérique

Nathalie de Marcellis-Warin, Benoit Dostie, Genevieve Dufour, Fabiano Armellini, Benoit Aubert, Catherine Beaudry, Conrad Boton, Simon Bourdeau, Mario Bourgault, Bryan Campbell, Pierre Cléroux, Jean-Claude Cloutier, Patrick Cohendet, Marie Connolly, Christophe Danjou, Daniel Forgues, Luc Godbout, Pierre Hadaya, Ben Hadj, Catherine Haeck, Georges Hage, Ivanka Iordanova, Daniel J. Caron, Carolyn J. Hatch, Laurent Joblot, Michel Magnan, Philippe Marchildon, Robert Normand, Ingrid Peignier, Robert Pellerin, Nathalie Perrier, Giulia Piantoni, Érik Poirier, Louis Rivest, Michaël Robert-Angers, Annie Royer, Laurent Simon, Laurence Solar-Pelletier, Dalibor Stevanovic, Nasrin Sultana, Ekaterina Turkina, Luc Vinet, Thierry Warin, Majlinda Zhegu and 39 other authors

Innovation and Digital Transformation

CIRANO Projects

Modeling budgetary rules in the context of the post-COVID era and the return to a balanced budget

Modélisation de règles budgétaires pour l’après-COVID - Publié le January 28, 2022

Bryan Campbell, Benoit Perron, Michel Magnan

Simulation, Public Finance

AI and sustainable finance: the impact of artificial intelligence in the evaluation and communication of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) criteria

Nathalie de Marcellis-Warin, Manuel Morales, Rheia Khalaf, Michel Magnan, Robert Normand, Alexis Hannart, Thomas Gleize

Digital Transformation, Governance

Towards the New Bio-Economy: Bio-manufacturing as a Strategic Economic Development Initiative for Quebec

Towards the new bioeconomy: Bio-manufacturing as a strategic economic development initiative for Quebec - Publié le January 11, 2023

Bryan Campbell, Michel Magnan

Digital Transformation

Negative interest rates: a consequence of COVID-19

Conséquences de la COVID-19 : Étude de l’impact des taux d’intérêt négatifs - Publié le September 3, 2020

Michel Magnan, Robert Normand

Financial econometrics

Institutional Mergers: Theoretical Foundations, Issues and Implementation Challenges

Les fusions institutionnelles - Fondements théoriques, enjeux et défis de mise en oeuvre - Publié le July 20, 2020

Jean-Philippe Meloche, Michel Magnan, Marie-Soleil Tremblay


Comparative Analysis of the Positioning of Québec's Financial Sector: Recent Trends and Challenges

Analyse comparative du positionnement du secteur financier québécois : tendances récentes et défis - Publié le August 31, 2020

Michel Magnan, Bryan Campbell, Robert Normand, Phillipe De Tilly

Industrial Cluster

Comparative evaluation of innovation models

Appui gouvernemental à l’innovation : Proposition de cadre intégré - Publié le May 3, 2021

Bryan Campbell, Michel Magnan, Robert Normand, Robert Turgeon