Sylviane Guillaumont Jeanneney is Emeritus Professor at the Université d’Auvergne, researcher at the Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches sur le Développement International (CERDI), consultant at FERDI, and Fellow at the Oxford Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE). She is a member of the Board of the Agence Française de Développement. She was President of the French Association of Economic Science and a member of the French Council of Economic Analysis. She has published many books and articles in international reviews. Her main research interests are development economics, international cooperation, exchange rates, monetary and fiscal policy, and environmental issues.