Professor of Economics in the Paris School of Economics, Université Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne
Lionel Fontagné is Professor of economics at the Paris School of Economics, Université Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne. He has been the Director of the Centre d’Etudes Prospectives et d’Informations Internationales (CEPII, Paris) from 2000 to 2006 and the Centre d’Economie de la Sorbonne (CES, Paris) from 2014 to 2018.
He is also a scientific advisor to CEPII.
He served as a Part-time Professor at the European University Institute (Florence) and at the Free University of Brussels. He also served as a Professor at the University of Nantes, as well as a consultant for the Bank of France, for the International Trade Center (UNCTAD-WTO, Geneva), for the OECD Development Centre, for the OECD Directorate for Science Technology and Industry, for the World Bank, for the Ministry of Finance of the Luxembourg, and for the French Ministry of Finance. He has been a member of the Council of Economic Analysis to the French Prime Minister from 2001 to 2010 and 2012 to 2016.
He has written numerous studies on international trade and integration issues. He has been awarded the Research Fellowship of GTAP 2018-21 (Global Trade Analysis Project, Purdue University).