Auteur - Françoise Thys-Clément


Francoise Thys-Clément holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the Université Libre de Bruxelles, 1975. She is Full Professor of Economics and President of the Centre for Knowledge Economics of ULB. She was the Rector of ULB from 1990 to 1994 and holds the title of Former Rector since 1995. She was the Chairperson of the Erasme Hospital Council from 1994 to 2007. She has held numerous scientific and policy responsibilities, both at the national and international levels. She is a member of the Académie Royale de Belgique – Classe des Lettres. She was a member of the Standing Committee for the Social Sciences of the European Science Foundation and of the Council of the United Nations University (1998-2004). She has been involved with the European University Association (EUA), the European Commission and the OECD. She has published extensively in the areas of econometrics and regional economics, public economics and federalism, and the economics of education. She participates as an invited speaker in various national and international conferences around the world.