Paris School of Economics

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Paris School of Economics
Ecole d'économie de Paris
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Established 2006
Type Public
Chancellor François Bourguignon
Academic staff 120
Postgraduates 620
Location Paris, France
Campus Urban
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The Paris School of Economics, created on 21 December 2006 in Paris, France, is a conglomerate of leading French universities offering masters, PhDs and post-graduate research fellowships in economics.

Foundation and organization[edit]

Inaugurated by Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin in 2007 and located in Paris, the PSE aims to draw staff from: École normale supérieure, École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA), the University of Paris I: Panthéon-Sorbonne. It is part of the French official research center, the Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS). PSE has an exchange program with UC Berkeley[1] and recently announced a global partnership with NYU.[2]

International standing[edit]

Its contributory economics faculties, including the Ecole Normale Superieure, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, the Ecole Polytechnique and ENSAE, are ranked between the top 13 among 53 departments worldwide by publication output of the top five scholars.[3] According to the global economics departments ranking released in May 2014 by RePEc, it was ranked at 7 worldwide.[4]

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Coordinates: 48°49′20.8″N 2°19′52.4″E / 48.822444°N 2.331222°E / 48.822444; 2.331222