Professeur associé
  • Department Finance
  • Areas of research Political Economy of Credit Rating Agencies, Effect of Monetary Policy and Financial Regulation on the Economy, Ethical Aspects of Financial Practices, History of Economic Thought of the Austrian School of Economics
  • Teaching fields Principles of Economics, Contemporary Economic Issues, Risk Management, Quantitative Methods


Dr. Amadeus GABRIEL, originally from Austria, is an associate professor at La Rochelle Business School, Excelia Group. He obtained his Research Master in Economics at the Catholic University of Louvain-La-Neuve in 2010. He completed his Doctorate at the University Nantes Angers Le Mans and Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid in 2013. He taught at several institutions such as the University of Angers, University of La Rochelle, ESC Troyes and NEOMA Reims. His research is about the impact of monetary policy and financial regulations on the economy, including ethical aspects. Several articles have been published in outlets such as the Journal of Business Ethics (CNRS 2), Journal of Economics Issues (CNRS 3) and History of Politcal Economy (CNRS 1).


Journal Publications:

Bagus, P., Gabriel, A. and Howden, D (2018). On the Necessary and Sufficient Conditions for Legitimate Banking Contracts. Journal of Business Ethics, Volume 147, Issue 3

Bagus, P., Gabriel, A. and Howden, D (2017). The Hubris of Hybrids .Journal of Business Ethics, Volume 145, Issue 2

Bagus, P., Carrasco B., Gabriel, A. and Howden, D (2016). Mises and Montaigne: A rejoinder. History of Political Economy, December 2016, Volume 48, Issue 4

Bagus, P., Gabriel, A. and Howden, D (2016).Reassessing the Ethicality of Some Common Financial Practices. Journal of Business Ethics, Volume 136, Issue 3

Gabriel, A. and Howden, D (2015). The Interest Rate Brake on Maturity Transformation. Journal of Economic Issues, Volume 49, Number 4

Bagus, P., Gabriel, A. and Howden, D (2015). Oil and water do not mix, or: aliud est credere, aliud deponere. Journal of Business Ethics, Volume 128, Issue 1

Bagus, P., Gabriel, A. and Howden, D (2014). Causes and Consequences of Inflation. Business and Society Review 119, December 2014, Number 4

Books and Chapters Within Books:

Gabriel, A. (2015). Fiat Money and Public Debt: An Empirical Assessment. In ``The Next Generation of Austrian Economics: Essays in Honor of Joseph T. Salerno"" edited by David Howden, Mises Institute

Gabriel, A. (2013). Why was the Reception of the First Edition of Mises's Theory of Money and Credit so Lukewarm? In ``Theory of Money and Fiduciary Media" edited by Jörg Guido Hülsmann, Mises Institute

Murphy, R. (2009). Human Action Study Guide, Mises Institute. (Co-author providing the questions)