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


Economic Growth

 Income Inequality, Mobility and the Accumulation of Capital, with Stephen Turnovsky, forthcoming Macroeconomic Dynamics 2015
Political versus Economic Institutions in the Growth Process, with Emmanuel Flachaire and Maty Konte,  Journal of Comparative Economics 2014.
Taxation and Income Distribution Dynamics in a Neoclassical Growth Model, with Stephen Turnovsky. Journal of Money, Banking and Credit 2011
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.
e Distributional Dynamics in a Neoclassical Growth Model:  The Role of Elastic Labor Supply, with Stephen Turnovsky,  Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 2008.
Growth, Inequality, and Fiscal Policy with Endogenous Labor Supply: What are the Relevant Tradeoffs?, with Stephen TurnovskyJournal of Money, Credit and Banking, 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.

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
Distri bution and Policy in the New Growth Literature, in N. Salvadori (ed.), Old and New Growth Theories: An Assessment , Edgar Allen, 2003.
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.
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.

Income inequality

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

Labour Market institutions and the Personal Distribution of Income in the OECD, with Daniele Checchi. Economica, 2010.

Labour Market Institutions and Income Inequality , with Daniele Checchi. Economic Policy, 2008.

The Personal and the Factor Distributions of Income in a Cross-Section of Countries, with E. Daudey,  Journal of Development Studies 2007.

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

Risk and the Distribution of Human Capital, with D. Checchi. Economics Letters, 2004
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

Efficiency and Equity Effects of Education Subsidies, with Klaus Wälde.Oxford Economic Papers, 2000.

Gender inequality

Why are women less democratic than men? Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa, with Maty Konte, World Development 2014.

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

Bayesian Learning and Gender Segregation, with R. Breen, Journal of Labor Economics, 2002.

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