Present position:Senior lecturer of development economics at the University Montesquieu-Bordeaux IV.

Previous positions:Lecturer of development economics, Benin University, Togo (1986-1989); - Professor Assistant of development economics, National Administration School (E.N.A) of Côte d'Ivoire (1977-1985). Assistant of economics, University of Algiers (1975-1977).

Education: French Ph.D in Economics, 1984, University of Toulouse I; D.E.S.S. Financial management and computer science logistics, 1991, University of Toulouse I.

Others professional affiliations: Research director and coordinator, at the CEAN and the CED; Member of the European academy; Member of the National economic science doctors association (A.N.D.E.S.E)