Director of the Centre d’Economie de la Sorbonne, Professor of economics
Lionel Fontagné is Professor of economics at the Paris School of Economics, Université Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne and the Director of the Centre d’Economie de la Sorbonne (CES, Paris). He has been the Director of the Centre d’Etudes Prospectives et d’Informations Internationales (CEPII, Paris) from 2000 to 2006.
He is also a member of the Conseil d'Analyse Economique (Council of Economic Analysis to the French Prime Minister), a scientific advisor to CEPII, a consultant for the Banque de France and an advisor to the International Trade Center (UNCTAD-WTO, Geneva).
He served as a Part-time Professor at the European University Institute (Florence) and at the Free University of Brussels. He also served as a Professor at the University of Nantes, as well as a consultant for the OECD Development Centre, for the OECD Directorate for Science Technology and Industry, for the World bank, for the Ministry of Finance of the Luxembourg, and for the French Ministry of Finance.
He has written numerous studies on international trade and integration issues. In 1999, Open Economies Review recognized Prof. Fontagné for his joint-contribution to the debate on the endogenous symmetry of shocks in monetary unions. In 2007, he was awarded the Reseach Fellowship of GTAP (Global Trade Analysis Project, Purdue University). In 2008, he was awarded an Emerald Management Reviews Citation of Excellence for his contribution to the understanding of the economic impact of the competition of emerging countries. Since 2012 he is a CESifo Research Fellow (Munich).
Publications can be found here.