Dominique BUREAU

General Delegate

French Economic Council for Sustainable Development

Dominique Bureau is General Delegate of the Economic council for sustainable development, he is also Chairman of the Green Economy Comittee for the French Ministry of Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy and Chairman of the French Public Statistics Authority. He’s also a lecturer at the École Polytechnique and chairs the steering committee of its Sustainable Development Chair. Dominique Bureau is also the president of the committee for an ecological fiscalism (CFE) since January 2016.

He was formerly in charge of the Economic and International Affairs department for the French Ministry of Equipment, after creating the Economic Studies and Environmental Assessment department at the Environment Ministry and contributed to creation of the Economic Analysis Council. He started his career with the Economics and Finance Ministry in the Forecasting and Budget departments.

Author of scientific articles in applied public economics, as « Public transport infrastructure, urban sprawl, and post-carbon cities (2011) ». Dominique Bureau participated in many administrative reports as a rapporteur or a co-rapporteur like those of Marcel Boiteux on transport investment choices or those of Paul Champsaur on the opening to competition of telecoms and electricity, those with François Bourguignon on fiscalism and return to employment, the report on the financing of green growth or a report for an ecological taxation. Dominique Bureau is an alumnus of the École Polytechnique and the École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées.

Dominique Bureau is a member of the steering committee of La Fabrique de la Cité.

La Fabrique de la Cité

La Fabrique de la Cité is a think tank dedicated to urban foresight, created by the VINCI group, its sponsor, in 2010. La Fabrique de la Cité acts as a forum where urban stakeholders, whether French or international, collaborate to bring forth new ways of building and rebuilding cities.