Professor Emeritus, University of Paris I
Senior Fellow, FERDI
Former Head of Division at the OECD (1984-1994), he has also been a consultant to the World Bank, OECD, the International Labour Office, the European Commission (Brussels) and the Institut de l'entreprise (Paris). He is a Senior Fellow at FERDI.
He is the author of numerous books and articles in international scientific journals and some forty articles in the press, particularly on taxation and public expenditure, income distribution, growth, stabilisation policies, structural reforms and the development of micro-companies.