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CEPR, London

Chaire Bernard Van Ommeslaghe


Ph.D.  in Economics (1995) Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium

MA in Economics (1987) University of Maryland, USA 

Licence en Sciences Economiques (B.A.  in Economics) (1980) Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium


  • 1982-2007: The World Bank, last position: Chief Economist for the Sustainable Development Vice Presidency (formally Infrastructure) and Senior Economic Advisor for the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Vice Presidency
  • 1981-1982: International Monetary Fund, Institute, Lecturer in Econometrics and Macroeconomic Financial Programming
  • 1980-1981: DULBEA, Economics Department, Université Libre de Bruxelles: Researcher and co-manager of a project on corporate financial modeling

Updated on May 2, 2019