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Jean-Jacques Marcel LAFFONT

economist

Jean-Jacques Marcel LAFFONT, economist in the field of General Economic Theory; Quantitative Economic Methods. David A. Wells Prize, Harvard University; Council, Chairman, European Symposia Committee; Fellow, Econometric Society; Membre, Comité Director de 1’Association Française De Science Economics, Conseil Supérieur des Universities Françaises.

Background

LAFFONT, Jean-Jacques Marcel was born in 1947 in Toulouse, France.

Education

Diplôme Engineering, Paris, 1970. Doctorat Trois-cycle (Mathematics), Paris, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy Harvard University, 1975.

Career

Research Association, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris, France, Paris, 8. Professor of Economics, Amiens, France, 80. Professor of Economics, University Sciences Sociales, Toulouse, France, since 1980.

Association Editor, Review of Economic Studies, Journal of Economic Theory, Journal of Mathematical Economics, Economics Letters, Revue d’Economie Politique.

Achievements

  • David A. Wells Prize, Harvard University. Council, Chairman, European Symposia Committee. Fellow, Econometric Society.

    Membre, Comité Director de 1’Association Française De Science Economics, Conseil Supérieur des Universities Françaises.

Views

Contributions to the theory of incentives, to general equilibrium theory and to the methods of econometrics.