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Recent publications
[2017-0]About polluting eco-industries: optimal provision of abatement goods and Pigouvian fees Damien SANS, Sonia SCHWARTZ, Hubert STAHN

In this article, the authors introduce a polluting eco-industry. Depending on the level of damage, there are two optimal equilibria. If the damage is low, one generalizes the usual results of the economic literature to the polluting eco-industry: the dirty firm partially abates their emissions, only efficient eco-industry firms produce and the abatement level increases […]

Un survol de la théorie des biens communs Jean-Louis COMBES, Pascale COMBES MOTEL, Sonia SCHWARTZ

Cet article propose un survol de la théorie des biens communs. La notion de bien commun et la possible surexploitation de ce type de ressource sont tout d’abord exposées. Ensuite, plusieurs illustrations sont apportées telles que le réchauffement climatique, la déforestation, la congestion urbaine et le déficit budgétaire. À chaque fois, les moyens d’éviter la […]

[2017-24]Stacking up the ladder: A panel data analysis of Tanzanian household energy choices Johanna CHOUMERT, Pascale COMBES MOTEL, Pierre Leonard LE ROUX

Energy-use statistics in Tanzania reflect the country’s low level of industrialization and development. In 2016, only 16.9% of rural and 65.3% of urban inhabitants in mainland Tanzania were connected to some form of electricity. We use a nationally representative three-wave panel dataset (2008-2013) to contribute to the literature on household energy use decisions in Tanzania […]

Pour une stratégie française de la finance verte Pierre DUCRUET, Sylvie LEMMET

Rapport à Nicolas Hulot, ministre d’État, ministre de la Transition écologique et solidaire, et Bruno Le Maire, ministre de l’Économie et des finances.

Revue d’Economie du Développement 2017/1 (vol. 25) : Migration et développement

Sommaire   Introduction (page 5 à 12) Stephan Klasen   La migration en faveur du développement : des défis aux opportunités (page 13 à 30) Klaus F. Zimmermann   Migration et développement : les externalités de la diaspora (page 31 à 61) Hillel Rapoport   Commentaires sur « Migration et développement : les externalités de la diaspora » (page 63 […]

Record high fertility in sub-Saharan Africa in a comparative perspective Michel GARENNE

The study documents cases of extremely high fertility in sub-Saharan Africa. The DHS surveys were used for the analysis, with straightforward calculations of period and cohort fertility. Two case studies were further analysed: Kenya (1965-69) and Niger (1982-86). In both cases, total fertility in rural areas reached 9 children per woman, as high as among […]

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Recent events
December 19, 2017 - Sébastien Desbureaux (World Bank)

Drought in the City: The Economic Impact of Water Scarcity in Latin American Metropolitan Areas [PDF]Abstract: While the harmful impact of droughts in rural areas is a well-documented topic, how urban areas are impacted by water scarcity remains largely an open question. In this paper, we provide evidence that cities’ economies also significantly suffer from droughts. […]

December 18, 2017 - Paris Brown-bag lunch avec Michel Garenne

Ce séminaire a traité de la question démographique en Afrique subsaharienne, et plus précisément du lien entre le planning familial et la fécondité.

December 18, 2017 - Clermont-Ferrand Presentation of the book « Le réveil de l’éléphant d’Afrique »

By Théophile Ahoua N’Doli, Inspector General of Côte d’Ivoire and former Minister.

December 14, 2017 - Nouméa Colloque : Inégalités sociales et décolonisation, les rééquilibrages de la Nouvelle-Calédonie

Michaël Goujon, enseignant chercheur économiste au Cerdi – Université Clermont Auvergne et responsable du programme “indicateurs innovants” de la Ferdi a participé à ce colloque.

December 12, 2017 - Thiago Santiago Morello (Federal University of ABC)

 Fire, tractors and health in the Amazon: a cost-benefit analysis of fire policy based in stated preferencesAbstract: Every year residents of the urban area of Rio Branco, a western Amazon town with 330,000 inhabitants, have their respiratory health threatened by smoke from fires set to prepare land for agriculture. This remains true even with remarkable […]

December 11, 2017 - Paris Research and innovation: cooperation for finance mobilization

Side event to the One Planet Summit

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