Commissioner-General of the French Prime Minister’s Policy Planning Staff, Former Bruegel Director
Jean Pisani-Ferry was the first Director of Bruegel from 2005-2013. He is currently the Commissioner-General of the French Prime Minister’s Policy Planning Staff in Paris and professor of economics with Hertie School of Governance.
He was previously Executive President of the French PM’s Council of Economic Analysis (2001-2002), Senior Economic Adviser to the French Minister of Finance (1997-2000), Director of CEPII, the French institute for international economics (1992-1997), and Economic Adviser with the European Commission (1989-92).
His current research interests are economic policy in Europe and global macroeconomics.