Rayp, Glenn

Research Fellow

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  • Glenn Rayp
    INSTITUTE:
    UNU-CRIS
    OFFICE:
    Potterierei 72, 8000 Bruges, Belgium
    E-MAIL:
    grayp@cris.unu.edu
    PHONE:
    +32 50 47 11 03
    NATIONALITY:
    Belgium

    Research Interests

    • Globalization and regionalization indicators
    • inequality
    • International Trade
    • Regional economic integration

    Education

    • Ph.D., Applied Economic Sciences, University of Antwerp
    • M.Sc., Statistics and Econometrics, University of Brussels (VUB)
    • M.Sc., Economics, University of Brussels (VUB)
    • M.A., Philosophy, Ghent University

    Biographical Statement

    Prof. Dr. Glenn Rayp is a part time research fellow at UNU-CRIS. He worked as a researcher and research assistant at the University of Antwerp, after which he became professor in International Economics at Ghent University. Glenn Rayp teaches International Economics and History of Economic Thought at Ghent University.

    He is a former member of the (Belgian) High Council of Finance and the High Council of Employment, as well as the (Flemish) Council of Industry. From 2010 to 2015, he coordinated the FWO research community on Globalisation, Regionalisation and Economic and Social Inequality (GRESI) of which UNU-CRIS was a member.

    In his most recent research on regional integration, he was involved in the development of composite indicators of regional integration and the analysis of the relation between regional integration and institutions. He is part of the team that is updating and re-developing the RIKS platform of UNU-CRIS.