Philippe Martin

Professor of Economics at Sciences Po


Philippe Martin is a Professor of Economics at Sciences Po. He is also a Research Fellow at the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR). He has been a member of the Council of Economic Advisers of the French Prime Minister since September 2012.

He was previously Assistant Professor at the Graduate Institute of International Studies in Geneva, economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Professor at University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (Paris School of Economics) and a co-managing editor of Economic Policy. He was the 2002 recipient of the "Best young French economist" award.


His fields of research are international macroeconomics and finance and international trade. His research was published among others in the American Economic Review, the Review of Economic Studies, the Quarterly journal of Economics and the Journal of International Economics. He also co-authored a book, “Economic geography and public policy” published by Princeton University Press (2003) and of a book on the economics of clusters at Oxford University Press (2011). A graduate from Sciences Po, he holds a Ph.D. in economics from Georgetown University.

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