PhD in Economics 1993 (jointly awarded by the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris and the London School of Economics)
A former graduate from Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris, Professor Flandreau joined the Graduate Institute in 2008 and holds a joint appointment in the International History and in the International Economics departments. His domains of expertise include the history of the international monetary and financial system, banking history, the history of reputation and white collar criminality, and the history of financial information, on which he has widely published. He previously held teaching and research positions at the Centre National pour la Recherche Scientifique in Paris (of which he was an award winner) and was Chair of International Finance at Sciences Po between 2003 and 2008. He has also held visiting positions at Stanford University, the University of California at Berkeley, Princeton University, the Yale School of Management and the University of Tokyo, as well as in a number of international organizations such as the International Monetary Fund and the Bank for International Settlements. He is finishing a book, Anthropology and the Stock Exchange, which revisits the relations between science, power and finance in Victorian Britain.