André Sapir

André Sapir is Senior Fellow at Bruegel and Professor of Economics at the Université Libre de Bruxelles and vice-chair of the Advisory Scientific Committee of the Euro- pean Systemic Risk Board, the EU macro prudential body. He was Economic Adviser to European Commission President Romano Prodi from 2001 to 2004 and a member of President Barroso’s Group of Economic Policy Analysis from 2005 to 2009. He earned a PhD in Economics from The Johns Hopkins University, in Balti- more, in 1977.