Jean-Noël Senne

Jean-Noël Senne


Assistant Professor in Economics

Faculté Jean Monnet
54, Boulevard Desgranges
92330 SCEAUX

Office: D102

Jean-Noël Senne's personal website

Assistant professor in Economics at the University Paris Sud – Paris Saclay and research associate at the French Institute of Research for Development (IRD-DIAL). His research focuses on education and migration issues in developing countries, with a strong focus on intra-household decision-making and the determinants of migration and remittances. His work is based on extensive fieldwork in Sub-Saharan Africa and innovative survey designs, involving the collection of longitudinal and migrant-origin household matched data.

Fields of Research

Development Economics, Applied Microeconomics
Microeconmetrics, Household Surveys
International Migration, Remittances, Education

University and Community Service

  • Research Associate at IRD-DIAL
  • Short-term consultant OCDE


Research Grants

  • 2014-2015: World Bank, Greenback Project 2.0 – “Remittances Champion Cities”, Coordinator and Analyst
  • 2012-2014 : ANR POLECOMI – Political Economy of International Migration, Field Reseach Coordinator
  • 2009-2011: ANR MIDDAS – Migration and Development in Senegal, Field Reseach Coordinator and Analyst


Work in Progress

  • “Targeted Remittances and Development in Côte d’Ivoire: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment”, joint with Gubert F. and Seror M.
  • “The Determinants of Development Assistance for Health: Are Aid Decisions Affected by Natural Disasters?”, joint with Roca P.

Refereed articles in English

Refereed articles in French

Technical reports