|Prof. Dr. Théophile T. Azomahou
3. Economic Development, Innovation, Governance and Institutions (coordinator)
Théophile Azomahou is Professorial Fellow at UNU-MERIT and Professor of Development Economics at Maastricht University (School of Business and Economics, SBE). He was previously assistant and associate Professor of Economics at University of Strasbourg, invited Professor at University of Luxembourg and University of Montpellier 1. He has occupied the chair of Econometrics at The Ecole des Ponts ParisTech (Paris). He completed his MSc in quantitative economics, PhD and Habilitation degrees in Economics at University of Strasbourg. He currently coordinates the UNU-MERIT research theme on `Economic Development, Innovation, Governance and Institutions'. Théophile Azomahou research includes development economics (evaluation of programmes, fields experiment, poverty analysis, growth empirics), economic theory (growth theory, game theory) and econometrics (panel data, applied nonparametric methods, structural econometrics). Théophile Azomahou is associate editor of The Journal of African Development (JAD).