- European energy policy
- security of supply, renewable energy, energy efficiency, energy technology policy, and climate change policy)
- European energy internal market
- design, regulation and competition policy
- Industrial organisation and market strategy of energy companies.
Jean-Michel Glachant took his Ph.D. in economics at La Sorbonne in France. He worked in the industry and private sector before becoming professor at La Sorbonne.
He has been advisor of DG TREN, DG COMP and DG RESEARCH at the European Commission and of the French Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE). He has been coordinator and scientific advisor of several European research projects. Jean-Michel Glachant is editor-in-chief of EEEP: Economics of Energy and Environmental Policy (an IAEE journal) and a member of the Council of the International Association for Energy Economics.
Since 2008 he is the Director of the Florence School of Regulation at the Schuman Center for Advanced Studies in Florence.