Professor at Faculty of Law and Economics, University of Reunion, Saint Denis, France
Serge Svizzero has a Ph.D in Economics (1994) from the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis (France). Since 1998 he is full Professor of Economics at the University of La Réunion (France) from which he has been President (Vice-chancellor) from 2004 to 2008. From 2009 to 2011 he joined IRD (French national Institute of Research for Development). His research interests are on macroeconomics, economic globalisation, economic development, developing countries and economic history.