El Mouhoub Mouhoud, more commonly known as E.M. Mouhoud, holds a PhD in economics from the University of Paris 1 Sorbonne (1991). A professor of economics at the University Paris Dauphine, he teaches international economics. He is also the managing director of Paris Dauphine's Master of International Affairs. As a researcher, he is a fellow of the Paris Dauphine's Laboratory of Economics (DIAL IRD). He is also the founder and director of the International Research Group CNRS DREEM (Economic Development of Euro-Mediterranean Research) established in 2007. At University of Paris 13, where he was a professor from 1998 to 2006, he founded and directed the Centre for Economics of Paris North, UMR CNRS, involving some fifty researchers. He is also a member of the Demographic Transition Chair in Paris Dauphine. His current research focuses on globalization, European integration and Euro-Mediterranean relations, location of activities and industrial relocations, international migration.He is the author of fifteen books, including Global Outsourcing: Strategies on Multinational Corporations (Nivilind Publishers, New Delhi, 2010).