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Patrick ARTUS

  • Member
  • Le Cercle des économistes


Current functions

  • Chief economist of Natixis
  • Member of the NATIXIS Executive Committee
  • Professor of Economics at the Paris School of Economics
  • Member of the Scientific Council of the AMF
  • Member of the Board of Directors of TOTAL and IPSOS, as a director

Previous functions

  • Director of Studies at the National School of Statistics and Administration
  • Head of Research Seminar at Paris Dauphine University
  • Senior Economist at the Banque de France and the OECD
  • Professor of economics at the Ecole Polytechnique and at Paris 1 - La Sorbonne


  • Graduated from Ecole Polytechnique
  • Graduated from the National School of Statistics and Economic Administration
  • Graduated from the Paris Institute of Political Studies

Main publications

  • “Disciplining finance” (Editions Odile Jacob, May 2019)
  • “What if the employees revolt? »With Marie-Paule Virard (Editions Fayard, April 2018)
  • "Euro, here is the exit" Patrick Artus and Marie-Paule Virard (Edition Fayard, January 2017
  • "The madness of central banks, why the next crisis will be worse" Patrick Artus and Marie-Paule Virard (Editions Fayard, January 2016)
  • “Zero growth: how to avoid chaos” with Marie-Paule Virard, Edition Fayard, January 2015
  • "The sorcerer's apprentices - 40 years of failure of French economic policy" with Marie-Paule Virard Editions Fayard, March 2013
  • "The Euro Crisis" with Isabelle Gravet, Editions Armand Colin, October 2012
  • “France without its factories” with M.-P. Virard, Editions Fayard, October 2011.
  • "Why do we have to share the income? »With M.-P. Virard, Editions La Découverte, May 2010.
  • "Uncontrollable liquidity" with M.-P. Virard, Editions Pearson, February 2010.
  • "Out of the crisis: What we are not told, what awaits us" with O. Pastré, Editions Perrin, October 2009.
  • "Why England lost: the bankruptcy of an economic and social model" with A. Garatti, Editions Perrin, Paris, September 2009.
  • "Is it too late to save America? »With M.-P. Virard, Editions La Découverte, Paris 2009.

Main areas of expertise: Euro; currencies; growth; bank; finance; markets