Jean Viard

Sociologist and economist, Jean Viard is the associate director of research at the CNRS and Cevipof, and the director of the Éditions de l’Aube publishing company, having been the former vice-president of the urban community Marseille Métropole (as a member of socialist party) and a futurist for the French Commissariat au Plan and the Datar. He is a specialist of territorial development, social times, mobility and politics.