About the Author
Jean-Joseph Boillot is Professor of Social Sciences, and holds a Ph.D. in Development Economics. His dissertation was on India's economic development since Independence.
From 1990, he has been Economic Advisor with the French Ministry of Finance on the main challenging regions of the world: Eastern Europe, Russia and CIS, East Asia and again Eastern Europe for the last EU enlargement negotiations. In 2003, he joined the French Treasury as Financial Advisor for India and South Asia, based in New Delhi.
He is author of more than 20 books and of many articles on various fields of economics, particularly International and Development Econo-mics, and on India and China.
He is member of the Editorial Committee of the Monthly Alternatives Economiques, the EuroIndia Center and Confronta-tion Europe. He is married and has two daughters.