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

Laurence BOONE

Present positions

  • Chief economist at OCDE
  • Member of the Strategic committee of Agence France Trésor, the French National Debt Office.
  • Professeur associé à Sciences Po

Positions held:

  • Chief economist  at AXA group – Director of the Search at AXA-IM – Management Board Member at AXA-IM
  • Global Head of Multi Asset Client Solutions &Trading and Securities Finance, AXA Investment Managers
  • Adviser in the Private Office of the President of the French Republic, François Hollande, Head Economic and Financial affairs division.
  • Managing Director and Head of developed Europe Economics for BoFA Merrill Lynch Global Research
  • Corresponding member of the French Prime Minister Council of Economic Advisers and of the Commission of national Accounts
  • Associate Professor at Sciences Po
  • Managing director and Chief French Economist at Barclays Capital
  • Senior Economist at the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
  • Research fellow for the Centre d’Etudes Prospectives et d’Informations Internationales (CEPII)
  • Professor at the Ecole PolytechniqueProfessor at ENSAE and at the Ecole Normale supérieure de Cachan

Education

  • PhD in Applied Econometrics from the London Business School
  • Master’s degree in Economics and a D.E.A in Modeling and Quantitative Analysis from the University of Paris X – Nanterre
  • Master in Econometrics and Macro Econometric Forecasting from Reading University

Main publications

  • «Coordination des politiques économiques européennes à l’épreuve de la crise», Revue Economique et Financière, dans Revue d’Economie Financière, N°103, 3-2011
  • «The European financial crisis: causes, implications and policy directions», Journal of Asian Economic Policy, August 2009
  • «Les expériences de flat tax », in. Les instruments fiscaux en débat  Cahiers Français Chapitre du N° 343 des Cahiers Français, April 2008
  • «Wealth effects on money demand in the euro area», avec P. van den Noord , Empirical Economics, March 2007
  • «Une évaluation du rôle stabilisateur des revenues de remplacement en France », avec C. Gilles Document de Travail et Dossiers Solidarité et Santé, Oct-Dec 2006
  • « Exchange rate regime and supply shocks asymmetry: the case of the accession countries», avec J. Babetski et M. Maurel, Journal for Comparative Economics, vol.32, issue 2, 2004
  • «Wealth effect on money demand in EMU: econometric evidence », avec F. Mikol et P. van den Noord, OECD working paper, No. 411, 2004« Les Taux d’Intérêt», avec A. Benassy-Quéré et V. Coudert, La DécouverteCollection Repères, 2003, re-édité en Septembre 2003

Economic field of expertise:

Macro-economy; European policies ; public finances