Philippe MARTIN appointed as new CEPR Vice President
- Philippe Martin
The Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) announced this week the appointment of Philippe MARTIN to its leadership team as Vice President.
The Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) was founded in 1983 to enhance the quality of economic policy-making within Europe and beyond, by fostering high quality, policy-relevant economic research, and disseminating it widely to decision-makers in the public and private sectors. Today, CEPR’s network of Research Fellows and Affiliates includes over 1,300 of the top economists conducting research on issues affecting the European economy.
Based in London, the CEPR is actively seeking to provide regional platforms on the continent for CEPR Researchers and to deepen its ties in local academic and policy communities.
Philippe MARTIN is Professor of Economics and former Chair of the Department, as well as Chair of the Council of Economic Analysis of the French Prime Minister and the Minister of Economy and Finance since 2018. He has been a CEPR Fellow since 1995 in the international macroeconomics and finance programme and the international trade and regional economics programme since 1997.
His research covers macroeconomics and international finance, international trade and economic geography. His current research is on the euro crisis and on the rise of protectionism and he is active in current European policy debates. His work has been published in international scientific journals such as the American Economic Review, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Review of Economic Studies, Journal of International Economics, Journal of Public Economics, American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, Regional Science and Urban Economics. He has co-written several books including Economic Geography and Public Policy (2003, Princeton University Press) and The Economics of Clusters? Lessons fron the French Experience (2010, Oxford University Press).