Edited Books and Special Issues

Top incomes, wealth and inheritance: special issue in homage to Tony Atkinson, The Journal of Economic Inequality (2018), edited with Facundo Alvaredo

Growth and income distribution in an integrated Europe: Does EMU make a difference?, The Journal of Economic Inequality (2010), edited with Andrea Brandolini

Institutions, Development and Economic Growth, edited with Theo Eicher, MIT Press 2006


Journal articles

Gender and Promotions: Evidence from Academic Economists in Francewith Clément Bosquet and Pierre-Philippe Combes. Forthcoming Scandinavian Journal of Economics 2018.
Constitutional Rules as Determinants of Social Infrastructurewith Theo Eicher and David J. Kuenzel, Journal of Macroeconomics 2018.
Les inégalités dans les modèles macroéconomiquesRevue de l’OFCE, 2017.
Are changes in the dispersion of hours worked a cause of increased earnings inequality?with Daniele Checchi and Lara Vivian, IZA Journal of European Labor Studies, 2016.
Income Inequality, Mobility and the Accumulation of Capital, with Stephen Turnovsky,  Macroeconomic Dynamics 2015
Why are women less democratic than men? Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa, with Maty Konte, World Development 2014.
Political versus Economic Institutions in the Growth Process, with Emmanuel Flachaire and Maty Konte,  Journal of Comparative Economics 2014.

Factor components of inequality: A cross-country study, with Elsa Orgiazzi, Review of Income and Wealth 2013

On gender gaps and self-fulfilling expectations: Theory, policies and some empirical evidence, with Juan J Dolado and Sara de la Rica,  Economic Inquiry 2013

Taxation and Income Distribution Dynamics in a Neoclassical Growth Model, with Stephen Turnovsky. Journal of Money, Banking and Credit 2011
Labour Market institutions and the Personal Distribution of Income in the OECD, with Daniele Checchi. Economica, 2010.

Income distribution, economic growth and European IntegrationJournal of Economic Inequality 2010

Education, Corruption and the Distribution of Income, with T. Eicher and T. van YperseleJournal of Economic Growth 2009.

The Dynamics of Wealth Inequality in a Simple Ramsey Model: A Note on the Role of Production Flexibility, with Stephen Turnovsky. Macroeconomic Dynamics 2009

Consumption Externalities: A Representative Consumer Model when Agents are Heterogeneous, with Stephen TurnovskyEconomic Theory 2008

Redistribution and Entrepreneurship with Schumpeterian Growth, with J-F Wen Journal of Economic Growth 2008.
Endogenous strength of intellectual property rights: Implications for economic development and growth, with Theo Eicher. European Economic Review 2008.

Distributional Dynamics in a Neoclassical Growth Model:  The Role of Elastic Labor Supply, with Stephen Turnovsky,  Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 2008.
Labour Market Institutions and Income Inequality , with Daniele Checchi. Economic Policy, 2008.

Growth, Inequality, and Fiscal Policy with Endogenous Labor Supply: What are the Relevant Tradeoffs?, with Stephen TurnovskyJournal of Money, Credit and Banking, 2007.
The Personal and the Factor Distributions of Income in a Cross-Section of Countries, with E. Daudey,  Journal of Development Studies 2007.

Growth and Income Inequality: A Canonical Model, with S. Turnovsky,  Economic Theory 2006.

How do Institutions Lead Some Countries to Produce So Much More Output than Others?, with T. Eicher and U. Teksoz. In T. Eicher and C. García-Peñalosa (eds.) Institutions, Development and Economic Growth, 2006.

Income Inequality and Macroeconomic Volatility: An Empirical Investigation, with R. Breen ,  Review of Development Economics  2005.

Second-Best Optimal Taxation in a Developing Economy, with S. Turnovsky, Journal of Public Economics 2005.

Production Risk and the Functional Distribution of Income in a Growing Economy, with S. Turnovsky,  Journal of Development Economics,  2005.

The Personal Distribution of Income in a Stochastic Growth Model, with Stephen Turnovsky. In N. Salvadori (ed.), Economic Growth and Distribution : On the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nation, Edgar Allen, 2006.

Knowledge and Development: A Schumpeterian Approach, with P. Aghion and P. Howitt, in S. Dowrick, R. Pitchford, and S.J. Turnovsky (eds.), Growth and Macroeconomic Dynamics: Some Recent Developments,  Cambridge University Press, 2004
Risk and the Distribution of Human Capital, with D. Checchi. Economics Letters, 2004

Distri bution and Policy in the New Growth Literature, in N. Salvadori (ed.), Old and New Growth Theories: An Assessment , Edgar Allen, 2003.
Wage Inequality and the Effort incentive Effects of Technical Change, with C. Leith and C.W. Li, in T. Eicher and S.J. Turnovsky (eds.), Distribution and Growth: Issues and Policy Implications, MIT Press, 2003.
Risk Aversion and Rising Wage Inequality, with Eve Caroli. Economics Letters, 2002.
Bayesian Learning and Gender Segregation, with R. Breen, Journal of Labor Economics, 2002.

Inequality and Growth: The Dual Role of Human capital in Development, with Theo Eicher. Journal of Development Economics 2001.
  Status Effects and Negative Utility Growth, with Ben Cooper and Peter Funk. Economic Journal, 2001.
Efficiency and Equity Effects of Education Subsidies, with Klaus Wälde.Oxford Economic Papers, 2000.

Inequality and Growth: the Perspective of the New Growth Theories, with Philippe Aghion and Eve Caroli. Journal of Economic Literature, 1999.
  The Paradox of Education or the Good Side of Inequality,   Oxford Economic Papers, 1995. 
Inequality and growth: a note on recent theories,  Investigaciones Economicas, 1994.

Policy papers

Réduire les inégalités de salaires entre femmes et hommes, note du CAE no 17, with Antoine Bozio and Brigitte Dormont
Redresser la croissance potentielle de la France, note du CAE no 16, with Patrick Artus et Pierre Mohnen

Fiscalité des revenus du capital, note du CAE no 9, with Patrick Artus and Antoine Bozio 

Dynamique des salaires par temps de crisenote du CAE no 5, with Philippe Askenazy and Antoine Bozio