- Voters from different walks of life placing ballots in election box
Marta REYNAL-QUEROL is a Research Professor at the Catalan Institution for Research and Advanced Studies (ICREA) and at the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (GSE) where she is the Director of the Master Program in Economics. She is also Research Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Conflict Resolution and the European Journal of Political Economy, and member of the Council of the European Economic Association (EEA). She worked for the World Bank between 2001 and 2005.
Her research focuses on the causes of civil wars and genocides, conflict resolution and the aftermath of conflict; leaders and institutional reforms; aid effectiveness, and the economics of institutions. She received both a Starting Grant (2008) and a Consolidator Grant (2014) from the European Research Council (ERC). In 2011, she received the Banco Herrero Prize for the most outstanding Spanish economist under 40 years old.
Marta REYNAL-QUEROL will present a paper, joint with José GARCIA-MONTALVO, at our first PEPES Seminar of the academic year on the theme:
Time: 12:30 PM
- Containers on a ship out to sea
Cécile GAUBERT is Visiting Faculty member at Sciences Po, on leave from the University of California at Berkeley (UC Berkeley), where she is an Associate Professor. She is also Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research (ITI) and a Research Affiliate at the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR). She is a Member of the Board of the Urban Economics Association and Associate Editor of the Journal of International Economics.
In a very short period Cécile GAUBERT’s research has garnered international attention: just this past year she was awarded a National Science Foundation CAREER Award (2020-2025), a Sloan Research Fellowship (2020-2022) and the August Lösch Prize for outstanding academic research in Regional Science (2020).
Her fields of specialization are International Trade and Economic Geography (primary) as well as Industrial Organisation and Applied Econometrics (secondary). She is particularly interested in the spatial distribution of economic activity, firms and cities and firms and trade.
Cécile GAUBERT will present a paper, joint with Patrick KLINE and Danny YAGAN, at the next Paris Trade Seminar via Zoom on the theme:
- Stylised calendar data
Farid TOUBAL is Professor of Economics at the École Normale Supérieure (ENS) Paris Saclay. He is also a Scientific Advisor at CEPII, a CEPR Research Fellow and a Research Ntework Fello at CESifo. He is a Member of the French Council of Economic Analysis since 2014. Among his editorial activities he is notably the Associate Editor for the European Economic Review.
His research focuses primarily on multinational activities, international trade and migration.
Farid TOUBAL will present a paper, joint with Julien MARTIN and Mathieu PARENTI, at the next Departmental Seminar via Zoom on the theme:
Time: 2:45 PM
- Paper in a typewriter on which it is written "New Research"
Jeanne COMMAULT is Assistant Professor of Economics at Sciences Po. Before joining us, Jeanne Commault was a Max Weber Fellow at the European University Institute and Research Associate at the University College London.
Her research lies in the fields of macroeconomics and applied microeconomics with a special focus on household consumption and saving behaviour. Although she has only just begun her academic career, she has already received numerous awards for the quality of her research. She received the Fondation Banque de France's prestigious PhD Dissertation Prize in 2018, the "Young Economist Award" by the European Economic Association and "Young Investigator Research Prize" by the International Association for Applied Econometrics in 2016.
Jeanne COMMAULT will present a paper at the next Friday Seminar via Zoom on the theme:
Do poor households miss out on good deals ? Testing the Boots Theory
Time: 12:30 PM
- Vector gear infographic elements
Xavier D'HAULTFŒUILLE is Professor of Economics at CREST-ENSAE. He is also the Director of the Labex 'Ecodec'. Among his editorial duties he is Associate editor for The Review of Economic Studies, Econometrics Journal, Econometric Theory, and of the Annals of Economics and Statistics.
His research interests span Econometric Theory, Empirical Industrial Organisation, and Labour Economics. He is currently the Principal Investigator of the ANR project 'On Treatment Effects estimation using LOngitudinal data' (OTELO). In 2019 he was awarded the Malinvaud Prize for his paper 'Fuzzy Differences-in-Differences', joint with Clément DE CHAISEMARTIN.
Xavier D'HAULTFŒILLE will present a paper, joint with Philippe FÉVRIER, Ao WANG and Lionel WILNER, at the next Empirical IO Seminar via Zoom on the theme:
Estimating the Gains (and Losses) of Revenue Management
Time: 2:45 PM