Economics serving society
Jean Imbs

Jean Imbs

On leave (2020-2021)



Campus Jourdan – 48 Boulevard Jourdan 75014 Paris

4th floor, office 66

Phone +33(0)1 80 52 18 17

Personal website
  • International Trade and Trade policy
  • Structural Change, Inequalities and Development
  • Cycle
  • International Macroeconomics


  • 1999  New York University, Ph.D. in Economics. Dissertation: "Essays on Technology and Fluctuations". Chair: Jordi Galí
  • 1992   HEC School of Management, Paris, M.Sc. in International Business 


  • 2010-today  Professor of Economics, Paris School of Economics. Directeur de Recherche, CNRS. 
  • 2004-2010  Professor of Economics, Dept. of Economics, Institute of Banking and Finance, HEC Lausanne (On leave 2010).
  • 1999-2005 Assistant Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, The London Business School (On leave 2003-2005).