Rokhaya Dieye

Rokhaya Dieye

Postdoctoral researcher

Faculté Jean Monnet
54, Boulevard Desgranges
92330 SCEAUX

Office: A107

Fields of Research

  • Social networks
  • Labour economics and Econometrics
  • Impact evaluation
  • Economics of education, Economics of innovation and Cybersecurity. 


2012–2015Université Laval, Lecturer in International Economics,.

2010–2011Université Laval, Teaching Assistant,.

Research Dissemination


2016. What’s New in the Economics of Innovation? Theory, Empirics and Public Policy, December 1-2, Grenoble — 3rd Geography of Innovation Conference, January 28-30, Toulouse.

2015. ADRES Conference, February 27-28, Paris — CSAE Conference on Economic Development in Africa, March 22-24, Oxford — American Economic Association Annual Meeting, January 2-5, Boston.

2014. 54th Annual Conference of the Société Canadienne de Science Économique, University of Ottawa, May 14-16, Ottawa — 48th Annual Conference of the Canadian Economics Association, Math 29th – June 1st, SFU, Vancouver — Séminaires du Jeudi Midi, Novembre 27th, Université Laval (Quebec).

2013. Doctoral Seminar, May 7th, Université Laval (Quebec).

2012. Journées du CIRPÉE, September 28-29 , Lac Brome (Quebec) — 52nd Annual Conference of the Société Canadienne de Science Économique, May 9-11, Mont-Tremblant (Quebec). 

Research Grants

2017. Nomination for the best PhD thesis dissertation of the Faculté des Sciences Sociales, Université Laval.

2013-2014. Doctoral Fellowship, FRQ-SC (Fonds de Recherche du Québec – Société et Culture.

2013Gilles-BeauSoleil award for socially-oriented research, ASDEQ.

2010-2012CIRPÉE Academic Excellence award.

2009-2010. Doctoral grant, Department of Economics – Université Laval, 2009-2010.

2008-2009Admission award, Department of Economics – Université Laval.

2009. Research Scholarship, École Polytechnique de Paris (X).


Working Papers

Dieye Rokhaya, Djebbari Habiba and Barrera-Osorio Felipe. 2016. Accounting for Peer Effects in Treatment Response. [Revise and Resubmit to The Review of Economics and Statistics].

Dieye, Rokhaya and Bernard Fortin. 2016. Gender Peer Effects Heterogeneity in Obesity. [Submitted to Spatial Economic Analysis]. 

Work in Progress

Dieye, Rokhaya. 2017. Peer Effects and Policies: Understanding and Reviewing.

Dieye, Rokhaya and Nadine Massard. 2017. Subsidies and Cluster Policy in French NUTS3 Regions: Measuring Direct and Indirect Effects through Space and Co-Patenting Networks.

Dieye Rokhaya and Boucher Vincent, 2015. Identifying Peer Effects using High-School Course Overlaps.

Dieye, Rokhaya. 2015. A Network Analysis of Child Begging in Senegal.

Dieye, Rokhaya. 2015. A Three Level Network Analysis of Illegal Pirogue Migration.

Dieye Rokhaya, Fortin Bernard and Lacroix, Guy. 2014. Social Networks and Tax Evasion: Evidence from a Lab Experiment.