François Allisson obtained his PhD in economics, with a specialization in history of economic thought from the University of Lausanne, Switzerland. He was supervised by Pascal Bridel (Centre Walras-Pareto). His dissertation was awarded the Joseph Dorfman Prize for the best dissertation on the history of economics at the History of Economics Society (HES) meeting in Vancouver in 2013. He is currently a lecturer at the Centre Walras-Pareto, Lausanne, Switzerland, and he researches on the history of Russian economic thought.
The annual Mark Blaug Prize in philosophy and economics is open for submission