Régis Marodon is senior advisor on sustainable finance at Agence Française de Développement (AFD).
A doctor of economics, he joined AFD in 1989, where he held operational positions in many African, Mediterranean and Latin American countries. He was successively director for Turkey, Mexico and Latin America.
Since 2019, Régis Marodon has been working at AFD's Research Department and participates in numerous international networks on this topic. In particular, he works on the role of public development banks (PDBs) in achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), as well as on the use of artificial intelligence to serve the SDGs.
Publications as an authorResearch documentpublished in January 2023Research documentpublished in October 2022Research documentpublished in November 2020Research documentpublished in October 2021Research documentpublished in October 2020
Publications as a coordinatorResearch documentCounter-cyclical Responses: How Development Banks helped the Covid-19 Recovery, and Lessons for the Futurepublished in July 2023Research documentpublished in October 2021Research documentpublished in November 2020Research documentScaling up public development banks’ transformative alignment with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Developmentpublished in November 2020Research documentpublished in November 2020Research documentChecks and balance, Political Leadership, and Bureaucratic Autonomy: Evidence from National Development Bankspublished in November 2020
- Financing Our Common Future, also published in French, Turkish, Arabic and Chinese, Lars Müller Edition, 2020.
- Development and Public Banks, co-editor and author, Routledge, 2022.
- "Can Development Banks Step Up to the Challenge of Sustainable Development", Review of Political Economy, May 2021, pp. 268-285.
- "What are public development banks and development financing institutions? Qualification criteria, stylized facts and development trends", with Jiajun Xu, China Economic Quarterly International, vol. 1, nr 4, December 2020, pp. 271-294.