El Mouhoub Mouhoud

Member of the Cercle des économistes, President of Université Paris Dauphine – PSL


El Mouhoub Mouhoud holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Paris 1 Sorbonne, obtained in 1991, and the agrégation des Facultés de Sciences Économiques, to which he was admitted in 1994. He is currently Professor of Economics and President of the University of Paris Dauphine – PSL. At the same time, he is a researcher at the Dauphine Economics Laboratory. As part of his teaching at the University of Paris Dauphine, E.M. Mouhoud focuses mainly on international economics. From 2011 to 2021, he directed the university’s Master in International Affairs 212. He is also the founder and director of the CNRS International Research Group DREEM (Development of Euro-Mediterranean Economic Research). He was also for a long time Scientific Advisor to the General Planning Commission (France Stratégies), Service to the Prime Minister and consultant to the OECD, the UN, and the World Bank. He is a regular visiting professor at foreign universities, including the New School for Social Research in New York (since 2009) and the Institute for the Transregional Study of the Contemporary Middle East, North Africa and Central Asia at Princeton University (since 2012). He is also a Research Fellow at the Economic Institute (Cairo) and the (French) Institute of Migration.

His current research focuses on the effects of globalization, industrial offshoring and reshoring, international migration and the development of countries in the Middle East and North Africa region. He has published a hundred articles in international and French academic journals, as well as twenty books, some notable titles of which are “Globalization and delocalization of companies” (La Découverte, Fifth edition, 2017), “L’immigration en France” (Fayard, 2017)

Area of Expertise

  • International Economics
  • Industrial relocations and relocations
  • Economics of International Migration
  • Political Economy of the Economies of North Africa and the Middle East