The Energy and Prosperity Chair was created in 2015 for a period of 5 years. It was renewed in 2020 for 3 years. The chair aim is to inform decisions of public and private actors in managing the energy transition. The Chair research deals with the impacts of energy transition on national economies (growth, employment, debt…), on specific sectors (transportation, construction, energy , finance), on acces to energy and with the associated financing issues. Hosted by the Risk Foundation, the chair has the support of ADEME, the French Development Agency, the Caisse des Dépôts, Engie and SNCF .
The work of the Chair is based on 4 research axis: