Member since Oct '14

Working languages:
English to French
French to English
Spanish to English
Spanish to French

Francois Boye
An economic geek with social skills

Arlington, Virginia, United States
Local time: 12:50 EDT (GMT-4)

Native in: French Native in French
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Training
Specializes in:
Finance (general)Economics
International Org/Dev/CoopMathematics & Statistics
Business/Commerce (general)Marketing / Market Research
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 5322, Questions answered: 5031
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer
Translation education I am a multilingual professional (published in English, French and Spanish) shifting to the translation business
Experience Years of experience: 5. Registered at Oct 2014. Became a member: Oct 2014. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships NCATA National Capital American Translators Association
Software Microsoft Word, SDL TRADOS
Professional practices Francois Boye endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).

Address: 2530 A South Arlington Mill Drive, Arlington, VA 22206, USA

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Citizenship: American

Experience with the French Speaking World

• Educated in French from primary school to graduate school
• Obtained Ph.D. in economics in Paris in 1985
• Taught economics in French in France and Senegal from 1976 to 1998
• Supervised theses and dissertations written in French in Senegal
• Member of Organization of French speaking universities from 1990 to 1998
• Chairman of the Quantitative Economics Committee for francophone
African universities from 1995 to 1998
• Referee for economics journals in francophone Africa and France
• Published economic research papers in French
• Last visit to France in October 2014
• Writing skills in French rated superior in 2014 by the Language Testing International

Fields of Expertise

*Development policies.
*Economic Development
*Math and Statistics
*Market Analysis

Linguistic Skills

• Can translate from English to French
• Can translate from French to English
• Can edit texts written in French and English
• Can teach French

Software: MS Word, SDL-Trados

Rates: 10 US dollar cents per word

Payments by Wire Transfer

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