Research interests

Primary fields: Income Distribution and Development Economics.

Secondary fields: Labor Economics, Population Economics and Public Economics.

 

Articles in economic journals

“Poverty Changes in Manaus: Legacy of a Brazilian Free Trade Zone?” (with M. Castilho and A. Sztulman), Review of Development Economics, november 2018.

 

 “Benefit in the Wake of Disaster: Long Run Effects of Earthquakes on Welfare in Rural Indonesia” (with J. Gignoux). Journal of Development Economics, January 2016, vol. 118, pp. 26-44.

 

“Inequality of Opportunity in Brazil : a corrigendum” (with F. Bourguignon and F. Ferreira). Review of Income and Wealth. 2013, vol. 59, n° 3, pp. 551–555.

 

 “Trade liberalization, inequality and poverty in Brazilian states” (with A. Sztulman and M. Castilho). World Development, 2012, vol. 40, nº 4, pp. 821–835, Elsevier.

 

“Where have (almost) all the wealthy gone? Intergenerational transmission and polarization of wealth in France: 1820-1940” (with J. Bourdieu, A. Suwa-Eisenmann and G. Postel-Vinay). Review of agricultural and environmental studies, Year 2008, vol. 87, nº 2, pp. 5-25.

 

“Inequality of Opportunity in Brazil” (with F. Bourguignon and F. Ferreira). Review of Income and Wealth. Year 2007, Vol.53, pp. 585-768.

 

“Income Dynamics in Argentina During the 1990’s: ‘Mobiles’ Do Change with type of Macroeconomic Shock” (with F. Albornoz). Economica (La Plata), Year 2007, Vol. LIII, Nº1-2.

 

“Household Income Dynamics: A Four Country Story” (with G. Fields, P. Cichello, S. Freije and D. Newhouse), Journal of Development Studies, Year 2003, Vol. 40, No.2, pp.30-54.

 

“For Richer or For Poorer: Did Household Incomes Converge or Diverge in the 1990s?” (with G. Fields, P. Cichello, S. Freije and D. Newhouse),  Journal of Economic Inequality, Year 2003, Vol.1, pp. 67-99.

 

Chapters in books

“Social capital and health inequalities in developing countries: a case study for Indonesia” (with F. Jusot), forthcoming in the Elgar Companion to Social Capital and Heath (Sherman Folland and Eric Nauenberg Eds), 2018.

 

“Free Trade Zones and Poverty: the case of Manaus”, (with A. Sztulman). in NOPOOR Towards a Decent and Fair Future, edited by H. Dumreicher, X. Oudin, June, 2016, pp.88-91.

 

“L’apport des analyses longitudinales dans la connaissance des phénomènes de pauvreté et exclusion sociale”. (with M. Fall). In Les travaux de L'Observatoire national de la pauvreté et l'exclusion sociale 2007-2008 [3e partie - Aides locales facultatives et trajectoires des allocataires des minima sociaux Cahier 2 - Les trajectoires des allocataires des minima sociaux] Paris : La Documentation française, Year 2008, pp. 605-643.

 

“Inequity within countries: individuals and groups” (with P. Lanjouw and B.Ozler), In World Development Report 2006: Equity and Development. World Bank Publication. New York: Oxford University Press. Year 2006, pp. 28-54.

 

“Equity from a global perspective: countries and people” (with P. Lanjouw and B.Ozler), In World Development Report 2006: Equity and Development. World Bank Publication. New York: Oxford University Press. Year 2006, pp. 55-75.

 

“Escaping from Poverty: New Evidence on Household Income Dynamics” (with G. Fields, P. Cichello, S. Freije and D. Newhouse), In G. S. Fields & G. Pfeffermann (Eds.) Pathways out of poverty: Private firms and economic mobility in developing countries. Norwell, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers. Year 2003, pp. 13-34.

 

Other publications

“Manaus Free Trade Zone: A Model For Development?” (with A. Sztulman). NOPOOR Policy Brief, 2017.

 

“Can natural disasters have positive consequences? Evidence from earthquakes in rural Indonesia” (with J. Gignoux). Les Notes du G-Mond, Paris School of Economics, 2016.

 

“Les zones franches : modèle de développement? / Are Free Trade Zones a Development Model?” (with J-M. Siroën, and M. Menéndez), Dialogue, N°41, October, 2015.