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For a detailed presentation of Marek Hudon, please visit http://www.marekhudon.eu/.
Marek Hudon holds a Ph.D. in Economics and Management Sciences and a Master in Philosophy. He is currently Professor at the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management (ULB). He has initiated the European Microfinance Programme (EMP), a one-year Master's Degree in microfinance co-organised by three European universities, and is still scientific coordinator of this Master. He is also co-director of the Centre for European Research in Microfinance (CERMi) and the Centre d'Etudes Economiques et Sociales de l'Environnement (CEESE).
He has conducted research in India, Kenya, Mali, Morocco, Vietnam and the Democratic Republic of Congo. In 2006, Prof. Hudon was a visiting fellow at Harvard University where he worked on ethical issues in microfinance under the supervision of Professor Amartya Sen. Current research interests also include public policy issues in microfinance, social entrepreneurship and complementary currencies.
He has published or forthcoming articles in journals such as World Development, Journal of Business Ethics, Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, Economics Letters, Journal of International Development, Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, International Journal of Social Economics, Savings and Development, and Mondes en Développement.