Economics

Kevin Lefebvre (Univ. Paris-Sud) at the RITM Economics Seminar

The next RITM Economics Seminar will take place on Monday 14 october, in Gaudemet (Jean Monnet – 54 boulevard Desgranges – 92330 Sceaux) from 11:00 to 12:00. Kévin Lefebvre (Univ. Paris-Sud) will present «Containing Chinese State Owned Enterprises? The Impact of Deep Trade Agreements on Firms’ Exports» (with Nadia Rocha and Michele Ruta).

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Huong Giang Nguyen (Université Paris sud) at the Joint Economic & Management Finance Research seminar

The Joint Economic & Management Finance Research seminar took place on Thursday 10 october, in Room 113 (Jean Monnet – 54 boulevard Desgranges – 92330 Sceaux) from 12:15 to 13:30. Huong Giang Nguyen (Université Paris sud) presented “L’impact de l’investissement socialement responsable (ISR) sur les performances des FNB: comparaison des FNB à faible et à haut score ESG“.

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Distance-based measures of spatial concentration: Introducing a relative density function

Congratulations to Florence Puech for her article “Distance-based measures of spatial concentration: Introducing a relative density function” accepted for publication in The Annals of Regional Science. The article is co-authored with Gabriel Lang and Eric Marcon.

Abstract: For more than a decade, distance-based methods have been widely employed and constantly improved in spatial economics. These methods are a very useful tool for (…)

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Designing reverse auctions for solar power as a potential energy access solution for the Nigeria power sector

Congratulations to Wale Arowolo who published his paper “Designing reverse auctions for solar power as a potential energy access solution for the Nigeria power sector” in The Electricity Journal 32 (2019) 106635.

Abstract

The Nigeria Power sector is on the precipice of financial and technical collapse. Recovering the financial deficit of over US$3.1 billion created within three years (ex-post reform), and the struggle to increase the grid power access (…)

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Lecture d’été !

Vous vous demandez peut-être ce que des développements en écologie, en physique ou en géographie peuvent apporter au champ de l’économie spatiale ? La complémentarité de l’analyse en économie spatiale avec autres sciences est notamment montrée à travers plusieurs contributions dans le numéro spécial de la Revue économique du mois de mai. Le thème de ce numéro est : “La structuration de (…)

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Roxana FERNANDEZ (CREST-ENSAE) at the RITM Economics Seminar

The next RITM Economics Seminar will take place on Monday 27 may, in Imbert (Jean Monnet – 54 boulevard Desgranges – 92330 Sceaux) from 11:30 to 12:30. Roxana FERNANDEZ (CREST-ENSAE) will present “Spillover effects of entry and city development“.

Abstract: Consumption amenities -such as restaurants and bars- are recognized as important drivers of urban development. Encouraging firms to settle and to provide a rich variety of services is therefore (…)

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