Sêgnon Aguey is a macroeconomics, financial crises and development economics specialist. He holds a Ph.D in Economics from the University of Quebec at Montreal (Canada) with a Master and Bachelor degrees in Economics from the University of Sherbrooke (Canada). He is a member of the Canadian Economics Association and a referee for distinct scientific journals. Dr. Aguey has many years in research and teaching, as he held a teaching position at the College of Charlevoix, at the University of Sherbrooke and lastly at the University of Quebec at Montreal. He was also a member of research centers like CIRPEE and GREDI.