Louis-Philippe Rochon

Louis-Philippe Rochon

Full Professor

Department of Economics
Arts
A-350, Arts Building Sudbury Campus

Biography

Co-Editor, Review of Political Economy (2019 - )

Founder, Editor Emeritus, Review of Keynesian Economics (2011-2018)

Co-editor, New Directions in Post-Keynesian Economics (an Edward Elgar book series). 

Author of over 125 book and journal articles; author or co-editor of over 25 books. 

Specializes in fiscal and monetary policy and theory; post-Keynesian economics.

Follow him on Twitter @Lprochon

Education

1993-1998: Doctorate from the New School for Social Research

1988-1990: Masters, Mc Gill University

Academic Appointments

I have been a Visiting Professor/Scholar in Australia, Brazil, France, Italy, and Mexico, and I have lectured in China, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Japan, Kyrgyzstan, Poland and South Africa.

I was the founder of the Review of Keynesian Economics, which received an Impact Factor after only 2 years of publication, a very rare honour.  AFter 6 years, I left and became editor of the Review of Political Economy.

I have also been guest-editor for the Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, the International Journal of Pluralism and Economics Education, the European Journal of Economic and Social Systems and the International Journal of Political Economy.

Member of Editorial Board, Credit and Money, journal of the National Bank of Poland, since January 2018.

International Director, Association for Social Economics, since June, 2017.

Member Editorial Board, Cuestiones Economicas, journal of the Central Bank of Ecuador, since November, 2015.

Director, International Economic Policy Institute, Laurentian University, April 2010 - 2017.

Member of Editorial Board, Research Papers in Economics and Finance, since June 2017.

Scholar, Centre d’Économie de l’Université Paris Nord (CEPN), Université de Paris XIII, France, since 2016.

Member of Editorial Board, European Journal of Economics and Economic Policies: Intervention (EJEEP), since November 2012.

Member of Editorial Board, International Journal of Political Economy, since July 2011.

Member of Editorial Board, Problemas del Desarrollo, UNAM, Mexico, since January 2011.

Senior Researcher, Centro de Estudios Financieros y Económicos de América del Norte – CEFENA (Center for North American Financial and Economic Studies – CNAFES), since 2010.

Member of Editorial Board, Ola Financiera, UNAM, Mexico, since January 2009

Member of Editorial Board, Investigation Economicas, UNAM, Mexico, July 2008 – July 2010

Researcher, Université du Nouveau Brunswick, Fredericton, Canada, 2005 – 2010.

Member of Editorial Board, Cuestiones Económicas, journal of the Central Bank of Ecuador, September 2001 – 2003

Co-creator and organiser, Bi-annual Dijon conferences on economic policy – 2001-2011.

 Researcher, ROBINSON, University of Ottawa, 2004 – 2018.

Researcher, Centre d’Études Monétaires et Financières, University of Burgundy, Dijon, France, 2001 - 2014.

Member of Editorial Board,?Cuestiones Económicas?, Central Bank of Ecuador, 2001 – 2003.

Director, Center for Policy Studies, Kalamazoo College, 1999 - 2003

Researcher, Centre for Western European Studies, Kalamazoo College, 1998 – 2003


On The Web

http://www.elgaronline.com/view/journals/roke/4-1/roke.2016.4.issue-1.xml

Research

External Grants

La Chaire d’Energie et de Prospérité, France, $7,500, 2018.

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC – 611-2018-0220), Principal Investigator, ‘The Future of Central Banking’, $25,000, 2018.

Social Sciences and Humanities Research (SSHRC - 611-2015-0406), Principal Investigator, ‘Secular Stagnation’, $25,000, 2016.

French Development Bank, 7 750 Euros, 2015.

Research Grant – Institute for New Economic Thinking – The Political Economy of the New Fiscalism – 200 000$ over three years. Co-collaborator, 2011.

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) – (Principal Investigator), $25,000 2010.

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) – (Principal Investigator), $25,000 2009.

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) – (Principal Investigator), $22,000 2008.

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) – (Principal Investigator), $24,000 2007.

Bourse de recherche du Conseil de Recherche en Sciences Humaines (CRSH) – Subvention ordinaire de recherche (Standard Research Grant) -  78 506$ sur trois ans. Titre du projet: “Monetary Policy in Canada: Recent Developments.” (410-2006-2321). (investigateur principal), 2006.

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC, 646-2005-0065) – (Principal Investigator), $24,947, 2005.

European Commission, “Comparing American and European Models of Governance”, 11 483 Euros (Principlal Investigator), 2002.

Canadian Studies Program (US) – “The independence of Canadian monetary policy”, US $7,500$ (Principal investogator), 2002.

Global Partners Project – Central Europe/Russia Task Force – “Capital Flows and exchange rate regimes”, US $2,400 (Principal Investogator), 2002.

C.S. Mott Foundation –  “Dollarisation, Foreign Direct Investments and the Macro-environnement”,  US $40,000 (Principal Investigator), 2002.

Ford Fondation –  “Dollarisation and the Control of Foreign Capital Flows”,  US $75,000 (Principal Investigator), 2001.

International Research Linkages (PIRL) – The Politique Economy of Dollarization”, $8,000 (Principal Investigator), 2000.

Awards

In March 2017, I was honoured with the John Kenneth Galbraith Award, by the Center of Studies of North American Finance and Economics, at the Autonomous Metropolitana University – Iztapalapa (UAM, Mexique), in recognition of my contribution to the understanding of monetary policy.

Doctoral Awards

The Freida Wunderlich Award for Outstanding Dissertation (May, 1998)

The Economics Dissertation Fellowship (1997 and 1998)

The Adoph Lowe Fellowship in Political Economy (1996 and 1997)

The Henry H. Arnhold Economics Fellowship (1994)

The New School Scholarship (1993)

Teaching

I lecture both in French and in English.  Courses include introductory level. Math for Economists, Money and Banking, History of Economic Thought, Intermediate Macroeconomics, Advanced Macroeconomics, and Canadian Economic Problems. 

My teaching philosophy centers around training students to be critical thinkers and scholars, which includes training them to write academic papers.  All my classes contain the writing of an essay. Emphasis is placed on asking the right question and providing a balanced answer.

Publications

Selected publications

BOOKS (authored or edited)

Credit, Money and Production: An Alternative Post-Keynesian Approach. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing, 1999.

 Introduction to Macroeconomics: A heterodox approach to economic analysis, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (with S. Rossi), Second Edition, 2020.

The Encyclopaedia of Post-Keynesian Economics, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (with Sergio Rossi), 2020, forthcoming.

Finance, Growth and Inequality: Post-Keynesian Perspectives, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (with Virginie Monvoisin), 2019, forthcoming.

Money and Crises in post-Keynesian Economics: Essays in honour of Marc Lavoie and Mario Seccareccia, Cheltenham : Edward Elgar (with Hassan Bougrine), 2019, forthcoming.

Economic Growth and Macroeconomic Stabilization Policies in Post-Keynesian Economics: Essays in honour of Marc Lavoie and Mario Seccareccia, Cheltenham : Edward Elgar (with Hassan Bougrine), 2019, forthcoming.

 Employment in the Age of Austerity, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (with Hassan Bougrine et Brian MacLean), 2019, forthcoming.

 A Short History of Economic Thought, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (with Hassan Bougrine), 2019, forthcoming

 Advances in Endogenous Money Analysis, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing (with S. Rossi), 2017.

 International Library of Critical Writings in Economics: Post-Keynesian Economics: Volume I: Issues in Methodology, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (with Sergio Rossi), 2017.

 International Library of Critical Writings in Economics: Post-Keynesian Economics: Volume II: Credit, Money and Production, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (with Sergio Rossi), 2017.

 International Library of Critical Writings in Economics: Post-Keynesian Economics: Employment, Distribution, Growth, Development, Asset Bubbles and Financial Crises, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (with Sergio Rossi), 2017.

 A Modern Guide to Rethinking Economics, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (avec Sergio Rossi), 2017.

 Introduction to Macroeconomics: A heterodox approach to economic analysis, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (with S. Rossi), 2016.

 The Elgar Encyclopaedia of Central Banking, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, (with S. Rossi), 2015.

 The Future of Capitalism: Essays in Honour of Alain Parguez, Cheltenham : Edward Elgar (with M. Seccareccia), 2013.

 Monetary Policy and Central Banking, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, (with S. Olawoye), 2012.

 Employment, Growth and Development: A Post-Keynesian Approach, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, (with C. Gnos and D. Tropeano), 2012.

 Credit, Money and Macroeconomic Policy: A Post-Keynesian Approach, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (with C. Gnos), 2011.

 Money and Macroeconomic Issues: Essays in the Eichnerian Tradition, New York: M.E. Sharpe (with Marc Lavoie amd Mario Seccareccia), 2010.

 Monetary Policy and Financial Stability: A Post-Keynesian Agenda, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (with C. Gnos), 2009.

 The Keynesian Multiplier: A Post-Keynesian Debate, London: Routledge (with Claude Gnos), 2008.

 Monetary and Exchange Rate Systems: A World View on Financial Crises, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing (with Sergio Rossi), 2006.

 Theorias monetarias post-keynesianas, Madrid: AKAL Publishing (with Pierre Piégay), 2006.

 Post-Keynesian Principles of Economic Policy, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (with C. Gnos), 2006.

 Théories monétaires post keynésiennes, Paris: Economica (with Pierre Piégay), 2003.

 Studies in Modern Theories of Money, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing (with Sergio Rossi), 2003.

 Dollarization: Lessons from Europe and the Americas, London: Routledge (with  Mario Seccareccia), 2003.

 Credit, Interest Rates and the Open Economy: Essays on Horizontalism, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing (with Matias Vernengo), 2001.


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