Bio and Research Interests

Research interests

Industrial Organization applied to Food Processing Industry
Quantitative Methods applied to Agricultural Policy Analysis
Evaluation of Nutrition Policy

Current position

2015 - 2016On leave TSE, Visiting Professor, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo (California)
Senior researcher, INRA

Former positions

1996 - 2004Director of the 'Unité Economie et Sociologie Rurales', INRA, Toulouse


1984Ph.D. in Economics, Institut National Agronomique, Paris-Grignon
1980Engineer, Institut National Agronomique, Paris-Grignon

Grants and awards

September 2012 - September 2015INRA Project - Food Policies (FOODPOL)
July 01 2012 - December 31 2019Project ANR PROBIO3
February 29 2012 - February 28 2016Project ANR Offrir et Consommer une Alimentation Durable (OCAD)
February 01 2011 - February 01 2014E.U. project Transparency of Food Pricing (TRANSFOP)
January 2008 - June 2012Project ANR Efficiency and Productivity of the industries


Articles in a refereed journal

Articles in a non-refereed journals

Contributions to books

Working papers