|Prof. Théophile T. Azomahou
3. Economic Development, Innovation, Governance and Institutions (coordinator)
Theophile Azomahou is Senior Research Fellow at United Nations University (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 at University of Montpellier 1. He has occupied the chair of Econometrics at The Ecole des Ponts ParisTech (Paris), one of the world's oldest engineering institutes which has been training the elite of French engineers for over two centuries. 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'. Theophile Azomahou research includes development economics (evaluation of programmes, fields experiment, poverty analysis), economic theory (growth, game) and econometrics (panel data, applied nonparametric methods).