Curriculum vitae

Born on August 17, 1956 in Paris

Education

  • École Normale Supérieure de Cachan, Section Mathématiques, 1976-1980.
  • Diplôme d’Études Approfondies d’Économie Mathématique, Université de Paris I, 1981.
  • Doctorat de 3e cycle d’Économie Mathématique, Université de Paris I-Panthéon-Sorbonne, 1983.
  • Ph.D., Harvard University (Economics), 1987.

Professional Experience

  • Sloan Foundation Dissertation Fellowship, 1986-1987.
  • Assistant Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1987-1989.
  • Chargé de Recherches au Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique depuis 1989.
  • Deputy Chief Economist, EBRD (London), 1990-1991.
  • Official Fellow, Nuffield College (Oxford), 1992-1996.
  • Research Co-ordinator, EBRD (London), 1992-2000.
  • Professor of Economics, University College London (UCL), 1996-2002.
  • Professor of Economics, Harvard University, 2000-2002.
  • Robert C. Waggoner Professor of Economics, Harvard University, 2002-2015.
  • Professeur au Collège de France, Chaire « Institutions, Innovation, et Croissance », depuis 2015.
  • Invited Professor, Institute of International Economic Studies, Stockholm University, depuis 2009.
  • Centennial Professor, London School of Economics, depuis 2015.

Other Professional Positions or Appointments

  • Associate Editor, Review of Economic Studies, 1991-1997.
  • Managing Editor, The Economics of Transition, depuis 1992.
  • Fellow of the Econometric Society, depuis 1994.
  • Associate Editor, Econometrica,1992-1995.
  • Council, European Economic Association, 1995-2000.
  • CEPR Program Director in Industrial Organization, 1998-2006.
  • Editor, Review of Economics and Statistics, depuis 2008.
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Science, depuis 2009.
  • Fellow of the British Academy, depuis 2015.

Awards and Honors

  • Médaille de Bronze du CNRS, 1995.
  • Prix de la Revue Francaise d’Economie, 2001.
  • Yrjo Jahnsson Award of the European Economic Association, 2001.
  • Honorary Doctorate, Stockhom School of Economics, 2005.
  • Médaille d’Argent du CNRS, 2006.
  • Schumpeter Prize of the International Schumpeter Society, 2006.
  • John Von Neumann Award, 2009.
  • Global Entrepreneurship Award 2016.

Professional Societies and Memberships

  • Fellow of CEPR and of the European Financial Network, depuis 1991.
  • Member of the Executive and Supervisory Committee of CERGE (Prague), depuis 1991.
  • Fellow, Econometric Society, depuis 1993.
  • Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, depuis 2009.
  • Foreign Fellow of the British Academy, depuis 2015.

Lectures

  • Invited Lecture at the World Congress of the Econometric Society, Tokyo, août 1995.
  • Raffaele Mattioli Memorial Lectures, Milan, décembre 1997.
  • Walras-Bowley Lecture, Madison, juin 1999.
  • Michael Bruno Lecture, Jerusalem, printemps 2000.
  • Clarendon Lectures, Oxford, printemps 2001.
  • Zeuthen Lectures, Copenhagen, automne 2001.
  • Kuznets Lectures, Yale University, printemps 2003.
  • Schumpeter Lecture, EEA Congress, Amsterdam, août 2005.
  • Douglas North Lecture, Washington University in St Louis, avril 2006.
  • Gorman Lectures, University College London, printemps 2007.
  • Munich Lectures, University of Munich, automne 2007.
  • Cairoli Lectures, University Di Tella, Buenos Aires, automne 2007.
  • Lionel Robbins Lectures, London School of Economics, janvier 2009.
  • Schumpeter Lectures, Graz, Austria, mai 2009.
  • Maddison Lecture, OECD, janvier 2012.
  • Schumpeter Lecture, Stockholm, janvier 2013.
  • Henry George Lecture, University of Scranton, Pennsylvania, 2017.
  • Warlos- Pareto, Lausanne, 2017.