After graduating in economics at the ENS Cachan, Serge Benest has specialized in the history of the social sciences, with a focus on economics. He is currently working on the history of the French Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS). At the ENS Cachan, he has hosted the seminar Pluridisciplinary approach of economics (EHESS / ENS Ulm) during the 2012-2013 academic year. During his visit to CIRHUS he will continue his work on the history of the EHESS by consulting the archives of the Rockefeller and Ford Foundations.
Serge Benest will be visiting CIRHUS from September 2013 to June 2014