Nicolas Véron

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Nicolas Véron is a French economist. He is a Senior Fellow at Bruegel in Brussels, which he co-founded in 2002-05, and at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington DC, which he joined in 2009. In 2012, he was included in the global 50 Most Influential list of Bloomberg Markets Magazine.[1]

Research and career[edit]

Véron is an alumnus of École Polytechnique and of École nationale supérieure des mines de Paris where he received the Corps des mines training. He was a French civil servant from 1995 to 2000, first in the Prefecture in Lille then as the corporate advisor to Labor Minister Martine Aubry in the Jospin government. In 2000-02 he worked for publicly listed French Internet company MultiMania, later renamed Lycos France, as VP Business Development then Chief Financial Officer. He then cofounded Bruegel together with Jean Pisani-Ferry, starting in 2002.[2]

His research focuses on banking and financial regulation, including in recent years European Banking union. He has testified before the US Senate,[3][4] the European Parliament, the UK House of Lords, the Portuguese National Assembly, the Italian Parliament and the German Bundestag.[5]

Véron became an independent board member of the derivatives arm (Global Trade Repository) of DTCC in July 2013. From 2014 to 2016 he was also a member of the Scientific Advisory Board of AMF, France's securities regulator.[6]

Selected publications[edit]


  1. ^ Bloomberg Markets (September 5, 2012). "Bloomberg Markets' 50 Most Influential". Bloomberg Business. 
  2. ^ "Annual Report 2015" (PDF). Bruegel. 
  3. ^ "The European Debt and Financial Crisis: Origins, Options, and Implications of the US and Global Economy". U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. September 22, 2011. 
  4. ^ "The Future of the Eurozone: Outlook and Lessons". U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. August 1, 2012. 
  5. ^ "Öffentliche Anhörung zu dem Thema "Europäisches System der Finanzaufsicht"". Deutscher Bundestag, Finanzausschuss. May 31, 2017. 
  6. ^ "About the AMF's Scientific Advisory Board". Autorité des marchés financiers. January 3, 2014. 

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