Renaud Bellais

Associate Researcher ENSTA Bretagne, Brest (France)
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Chief Economist Public Affairs France, Airbus Group (Paris), I graduated from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Lille in 1994 and prepared a PhD in economics on “Public investment, technology and innovation: the case of arms production and its interaction with commercial activities” at the Université du Littoral (1998, cum laude). I defended my habilitation in 2004 at the Université Pierre Mendès France, Grenoble.

Before joining Airbus Group, I was a lecturer in economics (1998-2000) at the Université du Littoral and project manager (2000-2004) in the Centre des Hautes Etudes de l’Armement of DGA, the French Defense Procurement Agency.

Teaching: Defense economics, knowledge economics, Industrial globalization.

Keywords: defense economics, industrial economics, public finance, knowledge economy