Jean-Pierre Landau is Professor of Economics at SciencesPo (Paris). He also was Dean of the School of Public Affairs. For most of his career he has worked in the French Government and Central Bank. He has served as Deputy Governor of the Banque de France, Executive Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank (Washington), Executive Director at the EBRD (London) and undersecretary for External Economic Relations, He has been Visiting Lecturer at Princeton University (Woodrow Wilson School) and Visiting professor at SAIS (John Hopkins - Washington DC).
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