Université Libre de Bruxelles and CEPR
Mathias Dewatripont holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Harvard University, 1986. He is professor at ULB where he teaches introductory economics (at the Solvay Business School), and microeconomic theory and contract theory (in the Economics Department).
He is laureate of the 1998 Francqui Prize and of the 2003 Jahnsson Medal.
He was Managing Editor of the Review of Economic Studies (1990-94) and one of the three Programme co-chairs of the 2000 World Congress of the Econometric Society (Seattle), of which he is Fellow and Council Member.
In 2005, he was President of European Economic Association. He has been Research Director of CEPR as well as part-time Visiting Professor at MIT since 1998.
He is a member of European Commission DG-Competition’s Economic Advisory Group on Competition Policy and of European Commission President J.M. Barroso’s Group of Economic Policy Analysis.
His general research area is the theory of incentives and organizations, with applications to banking and corporate finance as well as to transition economics.
Articles by Mathias Dewatripont:
Bailing out the banks: Reconciling stability and competition
18 February 2010, 14410 reads
Dealing with the crisis: Policy proposals for the G20
9 March 2009, 13860 reads
More money + more autonomy = better European universities
1 October 2007, 34711 reads
- What good are children?Deaton, Stone
- Money makes people right-wing and inegalitarianOswald, Powdthavee
- Job polarisation and the decline of middle-class workers’ wagesBoehm
- Searching for sources of inequalityFurceri, Loungani
- Measuring economic progressCoyle
- A tale of two depressions: What do the new data tell us? February 2010 updateEichengreen, O’Rourke
- The ECB’s stealth bailoutSinn
- Educated in America: College graduates and high school dropoutsHeckman, LaFontaine
- Eurozone breakup would trigger the mother of all financial crisesEichengreen
- Panic-driven austerity in the Eurozone and its implicationsDe Grauwe, Ji