30 economists and one conviction : the need for an open debate

Jean-Hervé LORENZI (président)

Present positions:

  • President of the Cercle des économistes
  • Holds the Research Chair “Demographics transitions, economics transitions” of Risk Foundation;
  • President of the Competitiveness Cluster “Finance, Innovation”;
  • Managing editor of the journal “Risques”;

Positions’ held:

  • Member of the Executive Board of Edmond de Rothschild France;
  • Independent Director of the Executive Boards of Euler Hermès and BNP Paribas Cardif;
  • Assistant Director of the Electronics and Informatics Industries Direction of the French Industry Minister (1982-1984);
  • Technical Adviser to the French Ministry of the Industry (1984-1985);
  • Economic Adviser to the French Prime Minister (1991-1992);
  • Chief Executive of the French Atomic Energy Center (1992-1994)
  • Managing Director of Gras Savoye (1994-2000)
  • Professor of Economics at the University Paris Dauphine (1992-2012);
  • Member of the French Economic Analysis Council (1997-2012).

Education:

  • Doctorate in Economics ;
  • Professor in Law and Economics.

Main publications:

  • L’avenir de notre liberté avec Mickaël Berrebi, 2017 Eyrolles
  • France, le désarroi d’une jeunesse, with HUAN X. and VILLEMEUR A., Eyrolles, 2016 ;
  • Un monde de violences, l’économie mondiale 2015-2030, with BERREBI M., Eyrolles, 2014 ;
  • La France face au vieillissement, le grand défi, with XUAN H., Descartes & Cie, 2013 ;
  • Et si le soleil se levait à nouveau sur l’Europe, with PASTRE O., Fayard, 2013 ;
  • Rajeunissement et vieillissement de la France, with PELLETAN J. and VILLEMEUR A., Descartes & Cie, 2012 ;
  • Droite contre gauche, with PASTRE O., Fayard, 2012.
  • Le fabuleux destin d’une puissance intermédiaire, Grasset, 2011 ;
  • Le choc des populations : guerre ou paix, with DOCKES P., Fayard, 2010 ;
  • L’innovation au cœur de la nouvelle croissance, with VILLEMEUR A., Economica, 2009 ;
  • Fin du monde ou sortie de crise, with DOCKES P., Editions Perrin, 2009 ;
  • French Economic Analysis Council :
  • Investissements et investisseurs de long terme, with GLACHANT J., QUINET A. and TRAINAR P., report n°91, 2010 ;
  • Private Equity et capitalisme français, with GLACHANT J. and TRAINAR P., report n°75, 2008 ;
  • Economie politique de la LOLF, with ARKWRIGHT E., DE BOISSIEU C. and SAMSON J., report n°65, 2007 ;
  • Désindustrialisation, délocalisations, with FONTAGNE L., report n°55, 2005.

Economic field of expertise:

Technology ; innovation ; Economic Wealth ; industrial economy ; insurance ; Financing the Economy