Permanent CIRET Committee

Jan-Egbert Sturm

ETH Zurich, KOF Swiss Economic Institute, Zurich, Switzerland

Vagner Ardeo

FGV, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Members of the Council

Rudi Acx, National Bank of Belgium, Brussels, Belgium
Roberto Astolfi, OECD, Paris, France
Sylwester Bialowas, Poznan University of Economics and Business, Poland
Emmanuel Blanchard,
INSEE, Paris, France
Cheng Cheng-Mount (Mr.), NDC (National Development Council) Taipei, Taiwan
Christian Gayer, European Commission, Brussels, Belgium
Ullrich Heilemann, WIFA, Leipzig, Germany
Werner Hölzl, WIFO, Vienna, Austria
Pan Jiancheng, National Bureau of Statistics of China
Jens-Uwe Jungnickel, ifo-Institute, Yokosuka-shi Kanagawa-ken, Japan
George Kershoff, Bureau for Economic Research, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa
Penna Urrila, EK, Helsinki, Finland
Ataman Ozyildirim, The Conference Board, New York, USA
András Vértes, GKI, Budapest, Hungary
Konrad Walczyk, WSE, Warsaw, Poland

Executive Officer
Klaus Abberger, KOF, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Katharina Bloch, KOF, ETH Zurich, Switzerland


General Assembly

The CIRET General Assembly meets once a year. Individual members have one vote and Corporate members have five votes. Members not present can be represented by other members.

CIRET Membership


CIRET is an association of Belgian law. The statutes are available in original French and in English .