Filip Abraham

Full Professor of International Economics

Filip specialises in the impact of developments in business environments worldwide on countries, regions and companies.

Filip Abraham's expertise lies in European integration, the functioning of European markets, the competitiveness of European countries and companies, and international economics and business. He’s the author of several books and academic articles, and has lectured extensively on these topics at various universities and business schools in Europe. At Vlerick, he teaches courses on globalisation, economics and international business. 

For several years, Filip has worked as an expert for the European Commission and other international institutions. He has extensive experience as a board member of various companies, public and private institutions.

Who am I?

  • Full Professor, Partner and Vice Dean Strategic Focus at Vlerick Business School 
  • Professor of International Economics and European integration at KU Leuven
  • Dean of the faculty of economics and business (2001-2005) and Vice Rector of humanities and social sciences (2005-2013) at KU Leuven
  • Visiting professor in Switzerland, Netherlands and Austria
  • Doctor in Economics, University of Michigan, USA
  • Master in Economics, KU Leuven 

My expertise

  • International economics
  • European and international business
  • International trade
  • European integration

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