Mariona Segú will participate in the 13th Meeting of the Urban Economics Association that will take place the upcoming October in Columbia University, in New York City. She will present the paper entitled “Do short-term rental platforms affect rents? Evidence from Airbnb in Barcelona” which is a collaboration with Miquel-Àngel Garcia-López, from Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona and Jordi Jofre Monseny and Rodrigo Martínez Mazza from IEB in Universitat (…)
The next RITM Economics Seminar will take place on Monday 15october, in Gaudemet (Jean Monnet – 54 boulevard Desgranges – 92330 Sceaux) from 12:00 to 13:00. Roland Rathelot (U. Warwick) will present “On the Road Again? Gender differentials in reservation utility, wage and commuting distance” (with Thomas Le Barbanchon and Alexandra Roulet).
Abstract: We document how gender differentials in wages and commuting time widen over the life-cycle. We relate this (…)
The first RITM Economics Seminar will take place on Monday 1st october, in Gaudemet (Jean Monnet – 54 boulevard Desgranges – 92330 Sceaux) from 12:00 to 13:00. Ariell Reshef (PSE) will present “Legislation, Deregulation and Litigation: The 1970-1990 Demand Shift for U.S. Legal Services in Historical Perspective“.
Trois chercheurs du RITM, Matthieu Manant, Serge Pajak et Nicolas Soulié publieront bientôt dans le Journal of Economic and Management Strategy une étude qui montre la conséquence de l’utilisation des réseaux sociaux en ligne sur la discrimination sur le marché du travail. En répondant à des offres emplois diffusées sur Pôle Emploi, les auteurs établissent qu’un candidat dont le profil Facebook révèle ses origines marocaines obtient 40% (…)
Kevin Lefebvre, PhD candidate at RITM, presented his paper “Trading Under Threat: the Deterring Impact of Antidumping” at the 18th Doctoral Meetings in International Trade and International Finance (RIEF). The conference was held in Munich on June 15-16, 2018.
Jose de Sousa attended the meeting as a committee member.
“Connected objects, specifically conversational agents like Google Home, bring a new dimension to interaction and could become a mean of influencing individuals. They are currently neither regulated nor evaluated and very obscure. Based on the study of “nudges”, techniques to modify the behavior of people, the team of Laurence Devillers “Affective and social dimensions in the spoken interactions” with Ioana Vasilescu, (…)
José de Sousa attended the 33rd Annual Congress of the European Economic Association (EEA) on August 27 – 31 2018 in Cologne, Germany. He presented his paper Trust and Specialization: Evidence from U.S. States, co-authored with Amélie Guillin and Julie Lochard.
Abstract : We investigate the role of generalized trust on the specialization of US states. Using production and (…)
Alain RALLET presented his paper “Des smart cities aux smart citizens: vers une mesure plus complexe des perceptions du temps de transport”, co-authored with Jean-Marc Josset and (…)
José de Sousa attended the SMU-NUS-Paris Joint Trade Workshop (Merlion 2018 Workshop) on July 17 2016, in SIngapore. He presented his paper “Market Integration and Convergence in Consumption Patterns” (with Thierry Mayer and Eve Sihra).
This paper explores the evolution of cultural distances across French departements in a context of deep market (…)