Tag Archives: José De Sousa

Trickle Down Affirmative Action: a Case Study in Chess

José de Sousa presented at the International Economics and Labor Markets semiar (PSE, CES), his paper with Muriel Niederle “Trickle Down Affirmative Action: a Case Study in Chess”. The seminar was held on October 8th, 2018.

Abstract: Vertical gender segregation is one of the most stubborn features of labor markets: high-ranking positions are primarily held by men in Business, Politics and Science. Can we design an institution, an (…)

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Conférences de sensibilisation aux notions de discrimination

L’Université Paris-Sud propose une unité d’enseignement (UE) de « sensibilisation aux notions de discriminations » aux étudiants de l’UFR Sciences et Polytech Paris-Sud. Dans le cadre de cette UE, un cycle de conférences données par des spécialistes travaillant dans le domaine de l’étude des comportements discriminatoires et/ou de la lutte contre la discrimination a été mis en place. Ces conférences sont ouvertes à tous les personnels et étudiants de l’Université. (…)

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Market Integration and Convergence in Consumption Patterns

José de SOUSA presented his paper “Market Integration and Convergence in Consumption Patterns” co-authored with Eve Sihra and Thiery Mayer at DEGITT XXII Septembre 8th and at the Seminar of Norwegian Business School November 8th.

Abstract: Our research question: Are consumer tastes affected by market integration? This research project aims at understanding whether trade integration makes consumption tastes converge. We find that France is characterized by strong (…)

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