Another excellent year for our 2020/21 job market candidates

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CONGRATULATIONS TO CAMILLE URVOY AND ASEEM PATEL!

Our PhD programme trains top economists who seek to pursue university and academic careers in France or abroad, as well as careers requiring high-level doctoral training: in international organisations, think tanks, research institutions, government agencies, banks, and insurance companies.

Despite an international job market plagued (no pun intended) for the second consecutive year by COVID-19, our candidates have fared remarkably well in securing positions in top-knotch universities.

Camille URVOY

Camille Urvoy

Camille Urvoy will be joining the University of Mannheim as an Assistant Professor in September 2021. 

Currently a Teaching Fellow at the Department as well as affiliated to the LIEPP, she will be defending her PhD thesis entitled Political Profit from Nonprofits: Evidence from Governmental Transfers(supervised by Sergei GURIEV) in July.

Her research interests are in political economy and public economics. She would like to understand how interests are represented in democratic systems and how that affects people attitudes, preferences and public policies.

More about Camille URVOY and her research

 

 Aseem PATEL

Aseem Patel

Aseem PATEL will be joining the University of Essex as a Lecturer August 1st, 2021.

Currently serving as a Research Assistant for the ANR project 'Occupation Mobility and Wage Dynamics within and between Firms' (OMWD), he will be defending his PhD thesis entitled Employment Protection Legislation, Unemployment and Demographics (supervised by Jean-Marc ROBIN) in July.

His research interests lie in macroeconomics, labour economics and applied econometrics.

More about Aseem PATEL and his research

Friday Seminar via Zoom - May 14th

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Stefan PAULY

 

 

Stefan PAULY is a PhD Candidate in Economics at Sciences Po, working on a thesis entitled The Spatial Distribution of Economic Activity, under the supervision of Thomas CHANEY.

Stefan PAULY will present a paper, joint with Cagatay BIRCAN and Beata JAVORCIK, at the next Friday Seminar via Zoom on the theme:

Creation and Diffusion of Knowledge in the Global Firm (read Abstract, PDF 29.6 KB) 


Pierre Villedieu

 

 

Pierre VILLEDIEU is a PhD Candidate in Economics at Sciences Po as well as affiliated to the LIEPP. He is working on a thesis entitled Discrimination on the Labour Market, under the supervision of Pierre CAHUC.

Pierre VILLEDIEU will present a paper at the next Friday Seminar via Zoom on the theme:

How to improve labour market outcomes of young unemployed? Evidence from the Missions Locales in France (read Abstract, PDF 10.28 KB)

Date: Friday, May 7th - 12:30 PM
Location: Zoom

Paris Trade Seminar via Zoom - May 11th

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Alessandra Bonfiglioli

Alessandra BONFIGLIOLI is Associate Professor of Economics ("Reader") and, since September 2018, Director of Graduate Studies at the School of Economics and Finance at Queen Mary University of London. She is a Research Fellow at Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), an Affiliated Professor at the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (GSE), and an Associate Editor of the Journal of the European Economic Association.

She is a macroeconomist interested in international trade, growth and income inequality, and political economy. Her research focuses on the the determinants of income inequality and firm heterogeneity across and within countries, and on the effects of institutions on economic incentives and countries' economic performance. 

Alessandra BONFIGIOLI will present a paper, joint with Rosario CRINO, Gino GANCIA, and Ioannis PAPADAKIS, at the next Paris Trade Seminar via Zoom on the theme:

Robots, Offshoring and Welfare (read paper, PDF 2.16 MB)

More about Alessandra BONFIGLIOLI and her research

Date: Tuesday, May 11th - 2:30 PM
Location: Zoom

Departmental Seminar via Zoom - May 10th

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Franklin Allen

Franklin ALLEN is Professor of Finance and Economics and Executive Director of the Brevan Howard Centre at Imperial College London since 2014. Prior to joining Imperial College London, he was Professor at Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where he now has Emeritus status. He was formerly Vice Dean and Director of Wharton Doctoral Programs, Co-Director of the Wharton Financial Institutions Center, Executive Editor of the Review of Financial Studies and Managing Editor of the Review of Finance. He is a past President of the American Finance Association, the Western Finance Association, the Society for Financial Studies, the Financial Intermediation Research Society and the Financial Management Association, and a Fellow of the Econometric Society.

His main areas of interest are corporate finance, asset pricing, financial innovation, comparative financial systems, and financial crises. He is a co-author with Richard Brealey and Stewart Myers of the textbook Principles of Corporate Finance (8th-12th editions).

Franklin ALLEN will present a paper, joint with Gadi BARLEVY and Douglas GALE, at the next Departmental Seminar via Zoom on the theme:

Asset Price Booms and Macroeconomic Policy: a Risk-Shifting Approach (read paper, PDF 558.19 KB)

More about Franklin ALLEN an his research

Date: Monday, May 10th - 2:45 PM
Location: Zoom

Friday Seminar via Zoom - May 7th

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Gustave Kenedi


Gustave KENEDI is a PhD Candidate in Economics at Sciences Po
, working on a thesis entitled Intergenerational Social Mobility : Measurement, Mechanisms and Policy, under the supervision of Pierre-Philippe COMBES.

Gustave KENEDI will present a paper at the next Friday Seminar via Zoom on the theme:

Does Financial Aid Improve the Educational Outcomes of High-Achieving Low-Income Students? Evidence from the French aide au mérite (abstract to follow)

Date: Friday, May 7th - 12:30 PM
Location: Zoom

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