Jean-François Huchet

Jean-François Huchet is currently Vice-Chancellor for Research of the National Institute for Oriental Language and Civilization (INALCO) and Professor of economics (chair of comparative economics in Asia), at INALCO--University of Sorbonne Paris Cité. He is also Deputy Director of the GIS-Réseau Asie/CNRS. He was also director of the French Centre for Research on Contemporary China (CEFC) a CNRS research centre based in Hong Kong, and director of the Academic Journal China Perspectives. He was based in Asia for 18 years and has occupied several academic positions as senior research fellow at the French Centre for Research on Contemporary China in Hong Kong between 1997 and 2001. He was also senior research fellow at the Maison franco-japonaise in Tokyo between 1993 and 1997 and researcher at Beijing University from 1987 and 1991. He has received his PhD of economics from the University of Rennes (France). His research and publications have focused on the role of the state in economic development in China and India.

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Latest publications :

Jean-François Huchet, Joël Ruet et Xavier Richet, Chine, Inde: les firmes au cœur de l’émergence, Presses Universitaires de Rennes, Rennes, 2015.

Jean-François Huchet, Marlène Laruelle, Sébastien Peyrouse and Bayram Balci (eds.), China and India in Central Asia, A new great Game?, New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2010, 254 pp.

Jean-François Huchet, « From Dirigisme to Realism: Chinese Industrial Policy in the Era of Globalization », in Xavier Richet, Violène Delteil, and Patrick Dieuaide (eds.), Strategies of Multinational Corporations and Social Regulations, Berlin, Springer-Verlag, 2014, pp. 57-76.

            Jean-François Huchet, « 1989 and the Advent of an Authoritarian State Capitalism in China », in Jacques Rupnik (eds.), 1989 as a Political World Event, London, Routledge, 2014, pp.169-182.   

                Jean-François Huchet, « India and China in Central Asia: Mirroring their Bilateral Relationship», in Marlène Laruelle, Jean-François Huchet, Sébastien Peyrouse and Bayram Balci (eds), China and India in Central Asia, A new great Game?, New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2010, pp. 97-116.

Jean-François Huchet, « La politique industrielle en Chine : grandeur et limites du renouveau de l'État Chinois » in Revue française d'administration publique, n° 150, 2014/2, pp. 415-433.

Jean-François Huchet, « China Inc. : Forces et limites de l’influence économique de la Chine » in Hérodote, n°151, 2013/4, pp. 164-185.

Jean-François Huchet, « Between Geostrategic Rivalry and Economic Competition: Emergence of a Pragmatic India-China Relationship » in China Perspectives, n°75, 2008/3, pp. 50-67.

            Jean-François Huchet, Privatisation et restructuration des PME d’Etat en Chine », in Critique Internationale, n°32, juillet 2006. 

             Jean-François Huchet, « The Emergence of Capitalism in China: an Historical Perspective and its Impact on the Political System », in Social Research, Vol. 73, n°1, Spring 2006, pp. 1-28.

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