Philippe De Lombaerde

Associate Director

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  • Philippe De Lombaerde
    INSTITUTE:
    UNU-CRIS
    OFFICE:
    UNU-CRIS Potterierei 72, 8000 Brugge, Belgium
    E-MAIL:
    pdelombaerde@cris.unu.edu
    PHONE:
    +32 50 47 11 04
    NATIONALITY:
    Belgium

    Research Interests

    • Comparative Regionalism
    • Cross-border micro-regions
    • International trade
    • Latin American regionalism
    • Monitoring tools and indicators
    • Regional economic integration

    Education

    Ph.D., Economics, PWU
    Drs., Applied Economics, University of Antwerp
    M.A., East-European Studies, Ghent University
    Licence, Econometrics, VUB
    Licence, Economics, Ghent University

    Appointments

    Visiting Lecturer at the University of Bonn-ZEI Visiting Lecturer at the College of Europe

    Biographical Statement

    Philippe De Lombaerde is Associate Director at the UNU Institute on Comparative Regional Integration Studies (UNU-CRIS) in Bruges since 2008. Previously he worked as Research Fellow at UNU-CRIS since 2002. He is also a Visiting Lecturer at the University of Bonn-ZEI since 2007 and at the College of Europe since 2005. Before joining UNU-CRIS, he worked as an Associate Professor of International Economics at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia in Bogotá (1997-2004), as a Researcher and Lecturer at the University of Antwerp (1985-93 and 1999-2002) and as a Researcher at the National Institute of Development Administration in Bangkok (1993-94), among other appointments. He has been a Visiting Lecturer at the UN University for Peace (San José), the Universidad de Los Andes (Bogotá), and the Prague School of Economics. He has been involved in policy research and consultancy projects for the governments of Belgium, Flanders, France, Colombia and Thailand, the UN, ILO, OECD, European Commission and EUROSTAT.

    Recent books include: The Periphery of the Euro. Monetary and Exchange Rate Policy in CIS Countries (Ashgate, London, 2006) (ed. with L. Vinhas de Souza); Assessment and Measurement of Regional Integration (Routledge, London, 2006); Multilateralism, Regionalism and Bilateralism in Trade and Investment. 2006 World Report on Regional Integration (Springer, New York-Dordrecht, 2007); De Benelux: Tijd voor een Wedergeboorte? (Intersentia, Antwerp, 2007) (with: J. Wouters et al.).; Governing Regional Integration for Development. Monitoring Experiences, Methods and Prospects (Ashgate, Aldershot, 2008) (ed. with: A. Estevadeordal and K. Suominen); Regionalisation and Global Governance: The Taming of Globalisation? (Routledge, London, 2008) (ed. with A. Cooper and C. Hughes); Del regionalismo latinoamericano a la integración interregional (Siglo XXI, 2008) (with: S. Kochi and J. Briceño); and The EU and World Regionalism (Ashgate, London, 2009) (ed. with M. Schulz).

  • Peer-reviewed Books

    • Governing Regional Integration for Development. Monitoring Experiences, Methods and Prospects
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde, Antoni Estevadeordal and Kati Suominen
    • Del regionalismo latinoamericano a la integración interregional
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde, Shigeru Kochi and José Briceño Ruíz (eds) Fundación Carolina and Siglo XXI, Madrid
      ISBN: 9788432313240, 414 pages, 2008
    • Regionalisation and Global Governance
      By: Andrew Cooper, Chris Hughes and Philippe De Lombaerde (eds)
      Routledge, London
      Series: Warwick Studies in Globalisation
      ISBN: 0415453771
      269 pages
      2007
    • Assessment and Measurement of Regional Integration
      By: Philippe de Lombaerde
      Routledge, London, Series: Warwick Studies in Globalisation, ISBN: 978-0-415-36635-9, 280 pages, 2006
    • Multilateralism, Regionalism and Bilateralism in Trade and Investment
      By: Philippe de Lombaerde (ed.) Springer, Dordrecht, Series: United Nations University Series on Regionalism, ISBN: 978-1-4020-5959, 277 pages
      2007
    • De BENELUX: Tijd voor een Wedergeboorte?
      By: Jan Wouters, Luk Van Langenhove, et. al. ,Intersentia, Antwerpen – Oxford ISBN: 90-5095-633-5, 279 pages, 2006
    • The Periphery of the Euro: Monetary and Exchange Rate Policy in CIS Countries
      By: Lucio Vinhas de Souza and Philippe De Lombaerde, Ashgate, London, ISBN: 0754645177, 396 pages, 2006
    • Integración y convergencia económica en Las Américas, By: De Lombaerde Philippe (ed.), Antropos, Bogotá, 382 pages, 2002

    Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

    • Regional Cooperation on Labour Rights and Migrant Workers’ Rights: South America Compared
      By: Sonja Schröder, Maria Cristina Macovei and Philippe De Lombaerde
      in: Revista Educación Superior y Sociedad, 2010, 15(2):193-214. [ess.iesalc.unesco.org.ve/index.php/ess/article/view/384]
    • The Small N Methodological Challenges of Analysing Regional Integration
      By: Genna Gaspare and Philippe De Lombaerde
      in: Journal of European Integration, 2010, 32(6):583-595.
    • Systems of Indicators for Monitoring Regional Integration Processes: Where Do We Stand Anno 2010?
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde, Oscar Guinea, Giulia Pietrangeli and Chatrini Weeratunge
      in: Köz-Gazdaság – Economic Theory and Policy, 2010, 5(3):145-171.
    • The Problem of Comparison in Comparative Regionalism by Philippe De Lombaerde, Fredrik Söderbaum, Luk Van Langenhove and Francis Baert
      De Lombaerde Philippe, Fredrik Söderbaum, Luk Van Langenhove and Francis Baert (2010), “The Problem of Comparison in Comparative Regionalism”, Review of International Studies, 36: 731-753.
    • The Crisis in the U.S. and the Future of East Asian Production Sharing
      By: Lurong Chen and Philippe De Lombaerde
      in: Global Journal of Emerging Markets Economies, 2010, 2(1):91-108
    • La economía política de la integración regional: el caso de Colombia
      By: Luis Jorge Garay and Philippe De Lombaerde
      LATN Working Papers, Latin American Trade Network, 2009, (111)
    • The Problem of Comparison in Comparative Regionalism
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde, Fredrik Söderbaum, Luk Van Langenhove and Francis Baert
      Jean Monnet/Robert Schuman Paper Series, vol.9, Nr. 7, EUCE, University of Miami
    • Book Review of European Union and New Regionalism. Regional Actors and Global Governance in a Post-Hegemonic Era
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde
      in: Journal of Common Market Studies, 2009, 47(5): 1141-1142
    • The Paradoxes of Thailand’s Pre-crisis Export Performance
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde
      in Global Economic Review, Volume 37, Issue 2 June 2008, pages 249 – 264
    • The World is not Flat: Implications for the Construction of Globalisation Indicators
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde and Lelio Iapadre
      De Lombaerde, Philippe and P. Lelio Iapadre, “The World is not Flat: Implications for the Construction of Globalisation Indicators”, World Economics, 2008, 9(4): 159-180.
    • Regional Integration, Poverty and Social Policy
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde and Luk Van Langenhove
      in Global Social Policy, 7 (3): 377-383, 2007
    • Preferential Rules of Origin and the Multilateral Trading System: Pro-Development Policy Options
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde and Luis Jorge Garay
      in Intereconomics – Review of European Economic Policy, 42(5): 260-266, 2007
    • Focus on … United Nations University – Comparative Regional Integration Studies (UNU-CRIS)
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde
      in the ACP-EU-Trade.org Newsletter (9), April, 2007
    • Multilateralism, Regionalism and Bilateralism in Trade and Investment
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde
      in Trade Negotiations Insights 6 (8), 2007
    • The Social Construction of Free Trade. The European Union, NAFTA and MERCOSUR
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde
      in Journal of Common Market Studies, 45 (1): 221-222., 2007
    • On the Joint Assessment of Andean Integration in EU-CAN Relations
      By: Ernoko Adiwasito, Philippe De Lombaerde and Guilia Pietrangeli
      in Studia Diplomatica, LVIII (3), pp. 115-143, 2006
    • Trade Liberalization Indexes and the Evaluation of Preferential Trade Agreements; A Note on Ruiz Estrada
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde
      in: Journal of Policy Modeling No. 28, pp. 877-883, 2006
    • Preferential Rules of Origin – EU and NAFTA Regulatory Models and the WTO
      By: Phlilippe De Lombaerde and Luis Jorge Garay
      in The Journal of World Investment and Trade, 6(6): 953-994, 2005
    • The Future of Andean Integration and EU-CAN Relations: Introduction
      By: Adiwasito Ernoko, Philippe De Lombaerde and Ramon Torrent
      in Studia Diplomatica, Vol. LVIII, N°3, pp. 5-7, 2005
    • Regional Integration and Peace
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde
      in Peace and Conflict Monitor, May, 2005
    • Optimum Currency Area Theory, Inter-Industry Labour Mobility and Industrial Development Paths
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde
      in International Economics/Economia Internazionale, LVII, 429-439, 2004
    • On the Joint Assessment of Andean Integration in EU-CAN Relations
      By: Adiwasito Ernoko, Pilippe De Lombaerde and Giulia Pietrangeli
      Studia Diplomatica, LVIII(3): 115-143
    • Optimal Currency Area Theory and Monetary Integration in the Andean and Caribbean Regions
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde
      in Global Economic Review, 33 (2): 57-78, 2004
    • Book review of New Regionalism in the Global Political Economy: Theories and Cases by Breslin et al. (eds)
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde
      Journal of Common Market Studies, 41(5): 968-969
    • La problématique de l’intégration monétaire en Amérique Latine et dans les Caraïbes
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde and C. Liliana Lizarazo
      Cahiers du GELA-IS, L’Harmattan, (3-4), 143-169
    • The EU-Mexico Free Trade Agreement: Strategic and Regulatory Issues
      By: De Lombaerde Philippe
      European Studies, 11 (1):100-118, 2003
    • Perspectives for Monitoring Regional Integration in Southern Africa. Implications of the Cotonou Agreement
      By: De Lombaerde Philippe
      in Dirk Hansohm et al. (eds.), Monitoring Regional Integration in Southern Africa Yearbook 2003, Gamsberg Macmillan, Windhoek, 2003, pp. 243-249.
    • Research on Central and Eastern Europe at UNU-CRIS
      By: De Lombaerde Philippe and Aurora Mordonu
      Oost-Europa Tijdingen, ICO, 2003
    • Latin American Multinationals: A Historical and Theoretical Approach
      By: Franco Andrés and Philippe De Lombaerde
      Global Economic Review, 32(1):81-102, 2003
    • The Zambia-Malawi-Mozambique Growth Triangle: A Case Study in New Regionalism
      By: Slocum Nikki, Aurora Mordonu and Philippe De Lombaerde
      in Hans van Ginkel, Julius Court and Luk Van Langenhove (eds.), Integrating Africa: Perspectives on Regional Integration and Development, UNU Press, Tokyo, 89-121, 2003
    • Dolarización, integración monetaria regional y teoría de las areas monetarias óptimas
      By: De Lombaerde Philippe
      in Roberto Ayala et al., Ensayos sobre integración económica, IPD – Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, Bogotá, 69-74, 2002
    • Los choques asimétricos y la teoría de las áreas monetarias óptimas
      By: De Lombaerde Philippe
      in Philippe De Lombaerde (ed.), Integración asimétrica y convergencia económica en las Américas, Universidad Nacional de Colombia – Antropos, Bogotá, 107-130, 2002
    • Integración regional, inversión extranjera directa, localización industrial y convergencia”
      By: De Lombaerde Philippe and Andrés Franco.
      in De Lombaerde, P. (ed.), Integración asimétrica y convergencia económica en las Américas, Universidad Nacional de Colombia – Antropos, Bogotá, 65-73, 2002
    • Diferencias culturales e integración económica regional. Hacia una operacionalización de los conceptos
      By: De Lombaerde Philippe and Germán Pineda
      in P. De Lombaerde (ed.), Integración asimétrica y convergencia económica en las Américas, Universidad Nacional de Colombia – Antropos, Bogotá, 131-155., 2002
    • Integración monetaria gradual en la CAN y teoría de las áreas monetarias óptimas
      By: De Lombaerde Philippe, Giovanna Carrillo and Ana María Reyes
      in Philippe De Lombaerde (ed.), Integración asimétrica y convergencia económica en las Américas, Universidad Nacional de Colombia – Antropos, Bogotá, 293-300, 2002

    Other Publications (Conference Proceedings, etc)

    • W-2010/10: Conceptos e Instrumentos de la Influencia de la Unión Europea en el Regionalismo Suramericano
      By: María de los Ángeles Contreras Cortés, Philippe De Lombaerde and Giovanni Cruz
    • ILO Discussion Paper 188: Deepening the Social Dimensions of Regional Integration
      By: Francis Baert, Frédérique Channac, Philippe De Lombaerde, Brigid Gavin, et. al.
    • Regional Integration, Decent Work and Labour and Social Policies in West and Southern Africa
      By: B. Deacon, K. Van Hoestenberghe, Ph. De Lombaerde and M.-C. Macovei
      Project Report for ILO-ITC by UNU-CRIS, 2008
    • The System of Indicators of Eurasian Integration
      By: E. Vinokurov, A. Libman, Ph. De Lombaerde, N. Maqsimchook and Y. Moldabekov
    • The System of Indicators of Eurasian Integration
      By: E. Vinokurov, A. Libman, Ph. De Lombaerde, N. Maqsimchook and Y. Moldabekov
    • W-2007/8: Monitoring and (Good) Governance of the Integration Process in the European Union
      By: Ana-Cristina Costea, Philippe De Lombaerde, Wouter De Vriendt, Birger Fühne
    • O-2006/30: Regional Integration in the European Union: Enlargement without Constitution
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde et al.
    • O-2006/26: Trade Liberalization Indexes and the Evaluation of Preferential Trade Agreements. A Note on Ruiz Estrada
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde
    • O-2006/25: Human Security in Central America
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde and Matthew Norton
    • O-2006/24: Vlaanderen en de Benelux: Elementen voor een toekomstvisie
      By: Jan Wouters et al.
    • Vlaanderen en de Benelux: Elementen voor een Toekomstvisie
      By: Jan Wouters, Luk Van Langenhove, Maarten Vidal, Philippe De Lombaerde et. al.
      Working Paper, Instituut voor Internationaal Recht, KUL, No. 101, 2006
    • O-2006/10: The New Regionalism in Latin America and the Role of the US
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde and Luis Jorge Garay
    • 0-2006/8: EU Policies towards the Colombian Conflict: Policy Coordination and Interregionalism
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde, Geert Haghebaert, Socorro Ramirez and An Vranckx
    • O-2006/7: On the Joint Assessment of Andean Integration in EU-CAN Relations
      By: Ernoko Adiwasito, Philippe De Lombaerde and Giulia Pietrangeli
    • O-2005/16: Monitoring Regional Integration in the Caribbean and the Role of the EU
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde
    • O-2005/6: Preferential Rules of Origin: Models and Levels of Rulemaking
      By: Luis Jorge Garay and Philippe De Lombaerde
    • Indicators of Regional Integration: Methodological issues
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde and Luk Van Langenhove
      IIIS Discussion Paper, No. 64, 2005
    • Current Status of East Asian Economic Integration
      By: Cuyvers Ludo, Philippe De Lombaerde and Stijn Verherstraeten
      Research Paper, Department of International Economics, International Management and Diplomacy, University of Antwerp, n°10, 33p., 2005
    • O-2005/3: El nuevo regionalismo en América Latina
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde
    • O-2004/15: Indicators of Regional Integration: Conceptual and Methodological Issues
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde & Luk Van Langenhove
    • O-2005/2: From AFTA towards an ASEAN Economic Community … and Beyond
      By: Ludo Cuyvers , Philippe De Lombaerde and Stijn Verherstraeten
    • O-2004/14: FDI Productivity Spillovers in the Andean Region: Econometric Evidence from Colombian Firm-Level Panel Data
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde & Erika B. Pedraza Guevara
    • O-2004/13 La problématique de l’intégration monétaire en Amérique Latine et dans les Caraïbes
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde & Liliana Lizarazo
    • W-2004/7: Liberación comercial, concentración industrial y política de compentencia en Colombia
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde
    • W-2004/7: Liberación comercial, concentración industrial y política de competencia en Colombia
      By: De Lombaerde Philippe
      in M. Anzola and C.L. Lizarazo (eds.), Regulación Económica: Tendencias y Desafíos. Universidad del Rosario-Temis, Bogotá, 103-113, 2003
    • O-2004/13: La problématique de l’intégration monétaire en Amérique Latine et dans les Caraïbes
      By: De Lombaerde Philippe and Liliana Lizarazo
      Cahiers du GELA-IS, L’Harmattan (3), 2003
    • Les normes relatives au travail et la Zone de libre-Echange des Amériques : quelques remarques
      By: De Lombaerde Philippe
      Groupe de Recherches Interdisciplinaires sur l’Amérique Latine, UCL- UNU-CRIS, Louvain-La-Neuve (8 October), 2003
    • Participation in panel discussion at the “Dialogue with Colombia on Reconciliation and Democracy, with Francisco Santos, Vice-President of Colombia
      By: De Lombaerde Philippe
      IPIS, Universiteit Antwerpen and Vrije Universiteit Brussel (28 November), 2003
    • O-2003/3: Supporting Regional Integration – The Roadmap of Indicators and Tools
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde
    • La economía política del ingreso de Canadá al Tratado de Libre Comercio de América del Norte (NAFTA)
      By: De Lombaerde Philippe
      in Philippe De Lombaerde (ed.), Integración asimétrica y convergencia económica en las Américas, Universidad Nacional de Colombia – Antropos, Bogotá, 357-384, 2002
    • Integración asimétrica
      By: De Lombaerde Philippe
      in Philippe De Lombaerde (ed.), Integración asimétrica y convergencia económica en las Américas, Universidad Nacional de Colombia – Antropos, Bogotá, 15-32, 2002
    • El sector externo en las campañas electorales presidenciales en Colombia
      By: De Lombaerde Philippe
      in Luis Alberto Restrepo (ed.), Síntesis 2002. Anuario Social, Político y Económico de Colombia, IEPRI, Bogotá, 2002
    • Comercio, empleo y salarios en Colombia: Teoría y evidencia empírica
      By: De Lombaerde Philippe
      Cuadernos de Economía, XXI(36):245-265, 2002
    • O-2002/3: Optimum Currency Area Theory and Monetary Integration as a Gradual Process
      By: De Lombaerde Philippe
      in Wim Meeusen (ed.), Convergence Issues in the European Union, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, 83-100, 2002
    • La (no) neutralidad de los incentivos electorales. Elementos del análisis económico del derecho electoral
      By: De Lombaerde Philippe and Francisco Robles
      Interlocuciones. Revista de Ciencia Política, (1), 2002, pp. 70-87.
    • O-2002/3: Optimum Currency Area Theory and Monetary Integration as a Gradual Process
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde