Franck Amalric Head of Research CCSR-Center for Corporate Responsibility 14-04-2004: Dr. Franck Amalric is currently Head of Research at CCRS | Center for Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability at the University of Zürich. A French national, Franck Amalric graduated from the Ecole Polytechnique in Paris, and obtained a PhD in economics from Harvard University in 1995 in the area of sustainable development. He was a researcher at the Sustainable Development Policy Institute in Islamabad, Pakistan, Program Director at the Society for International Development (SID) in Rome from 1995 to 2001, and subsequently a Senior Corporate Responsibility Analyst within the financial services industry. Franck Amalric has written widely on topics of sustainable development and globalization, including two edited books. His current research focuses on the role of pension funds and asset management in relation to sustainable development.