International Migration & Trade

Journal Articles

1. Breinlich, Holger; Leromain, Elsa; Novy, Dennis; Sampson, Thomas. Voting with their money: Brexit and outward investment by UK firms. In: European Economic Review, Vol. 124, p. 103400 (2020). doi:10.1016/j.euroecorev.2020.103400.

2. Hinz, Julian; Leromain, Elsa. Critically Important: The Heterogeneous Effect of Diplomatic Tensions on Trade. In: Review of Industrial Organization, Vol. 57, p. 309-331 (2020). doi:10.1007/s11151-020-09769-9.

3. Djajić, Slobodan; Docquier, Frédéric; Michael, Michael S. Optimal education policy and human capital accumulation in the context of brain drain. In: Journal of Demographic Economics, Vol. 85, no.4, p. 271-303 (2019). doi:10.1017/dem.2019.10.

4. Iftikhar, Zainab; Zaharieva, Anna. General equilibrium effects of immigration in Germany: Search and matching approach. In: Review of Economic Dynamics, Vol. 31, no.n/z, p. 245-276 (2019). doi:10.1016/

5. Mariani, Fabio; Pensieroso, Luca. Fiscalité et commerce international : quels enjeux pour l’immigration clandestine ?. In: Regards économiques, , no.148, p. 1-6 (2019). doi:10.14428/regardseco/2019.06.20.01.

6. Docquier, Frédéric; Iftikhar, Zainab. Brain drain, informality and inequality: a search-and-matching model for sub-Saharan Africa. In: Journal of International Economics, Vol. 120, p. 109-125 (September 2019). doi:10.1016/j.jinteco.2019.05.003.

7. Docquier, Frédéric; Kone, Zovanga L.; Mattoo, Aaditya; Ozden, Caglar. Labor market effects of demographic shifts and migration in OECD countries. In: European Economic Review, Vol. 113, p. 297-324 (2019). doi:10.1016/j.euroecorev.2018.11.007.

8. Bos, Maraijke J. D.; Vannoorenberghe, Gonzague. Imported input varieties and product innovation: Evidence from five developing countries. In: Review of International Economics, Vol. 27, no.2, p. 520-548 (2019). doi:10.1111/roie.12387.

9. Bos, Marijke; Vannoorenberghe, Gonzague. Total factor productivity spillovers from trade reforms in India. In: Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 51, no. 2, p. 549-606 (2018).

10. Chabé-Ferret, Bastien; Machado Carneiro, Joël; Wahba, Jackie. Remigration intentions and migrants' behavior. In: Regional Science and Urban Economics, Vol. 68, p. 56-72 (2018). doi:10.1016/j.regsciurbeco.2017.10.018.

11. Mariani, Fabio; Mercier, Marion; Verdier, Thierry. Diasporas and conflict. In: Journal of Economic Geography, Vol. 18, no. 4, p. 761-793 (2018). doi:10.1093/jeg/lby014.

12. Dào, Thu Hién; Docquier, Frédéric; Parsons, Chris; Peri, Giovanni. Migration and development: Dissecting the anatomy of the mobility transition. In: Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 132, p. 88-101 (2018). doi:10.1016/j.jdeveco.2017.12.003.

13. Docquier, Frédéric. Long-term trends in international migration: lessons from macroeconomic model. In: Economics and Business Review, Vol. 4 (18), no.1, p. 3-15 (2018). doi:10.18559/ebr.2018.1.1.

14. Delogu, Marco; Docquier, Frédéric; Machado, Joël. Globalizing labor and the world economy: the role of human capital. In: Journal of Economic Growth, Vol. 23, no.2, p. 223-258 (2018). doi:10.1007/s10887-017-9153-z.

15. Docquier, Frédéric; Ruyssen, Ilse; Schiff, Maurice. International Migration: Pacifier or Trigger for Military Conflicts. In: The Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 54, no.9, p. 1657-1679 (2018). doi:10.1080/00220388.2017.1355456.

16. Camacho, Carmen; Mariani, Fabio; Pensieroso, Luca. Dealing with Illegal Immigration: the Role of Informality, Taxation and Trade. In: Economia italiana, , no.1, p. 97-122 (2018).

17. Vasilakis, Chrysovalantis. Massive migration and elections: evidence from the refugee crisis in Greece. In: International Migration, Vol. 56, no. 3, p. 28-43 (June 2018). doi:10.1111/imig.12409.

18. Dujardin, Claire; Louis, Virginie; Mayneris, Florian. Les pôles de compétitivité wallons. In: Revue d'économie régionale et urbaine, , no.2, p. 417-462 (2018). doi:10.3917/reru.182.0417.

19. Docquier, Frédéric; Machado Carneiro, Joël. Income Disparities, Population and Migration Flows Over the Twenty First Century. In: Italian Economic Journal, Vol. 3, no.2, p. 125-149 (July 2017). doi:10.1007/s40797-017-0054-2.

20. Vasilakis, Chrysovalantis. Does talent migration increase inequality? A quantitative assessment in football labour market. In: Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 85, p. 150-166 (2017). doi:10.1016/j.jedc.2017.10.003.

21. Camacho Pérez, Maria del Carmen; Mariani, Fabio; Pensieroso, Luca. Illegal immigration and the shadow economy. In: International Tax and Public Finance, Vol. 24, no.6, p. 1050-1080 (December 2017). doi:10.1007/s10797-017-9444-5.

22. Docquier, Frédéric; Müller, Tobias; Naval, Joaquín. Informality and Long-Run Growth. In: The Scandinavian journal of economics, Vol. 119, no. 4, p. 1040–1085 (October 2017). doi:10.1111/sjoe.12185.

23. Docquier, Frédéric. The Emigration-Development Nexus: Recent Advances from the Growth Theory Perspective. In: Revue d'économie du développement, Vol. 25, no.3, p. 45 (2017). doi:10.3917/edd.313.0045.

24. Curuk, Malik; Vannoorenberghe, Gonzague. Inter-sectoral labor reallocation in the short run: The role of occupational similarity. In: Journal of International Economics, Vol. 108, p. 20-36 (September 2017). doi:10.1016/j.jinteco.2017.05.003.

25. Docquier, Frédéric; Leruth, Luc. Economie du développement en Belgique. In: Reflets et perspectives de la vie économique, Vol. LV, no.1 (2016).

26. Mercier, Marion; David, Anda; Mahia, Ramón; De Arce, Rafael. Reintegration upon return: insights from Ecuadorian returnees from Spain. In: International Migration, Vol. 54, no.6, p. 56-73 (December 2016). doi:10.1111/imig.12288.

27. Docquier, Frédéric; Lodigiani, Elisabetta; Rapoport, Hillel; Schiff, Maurice. Emigration and Democracy. In: Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 120, p. 209-223 (May 2016). doi:10.1016/j.jdeveco.2015.12.001.

28. Ariu, Andrea; Docquier, Frédéric; Squicciarini, Mara P. Governance quality and net migration flows. In: Regional Science and Urban Economics, Vol. 60, p. 238-248 (September 2016). doi:10.1016/j.regsciurbeco.2016.07.006.

29. Docquier, Frédéric. Émigration, capital humain et développement : enseignements des recherches récentes menées à l’IRES. In: Reflets et perspectives de la vie économique, Vol. LV, no.1, p. 73-87 (2016). doi:10.3917/rpve.551.0073.

30. Docquier, Frédéric; Machado Carneiro, Joël. Global Competition for Attracting Talents and the World Economy. In: The World Economy, Vol. 39, no.4, p. 530-542 (April 2016). doi:10.1111/twec.12267.

31. Vannoorenberghe, Gonzague; Wang, Zheng; Yu, Zhihong. Volatility and Diversification of Exports: Firm-Level Theory and Evidence. In: European Economic Review, Vol. 89, p. 216-247 (2016). doi:10.1016/j.euroecorev.2016.07.002.

32. Aubry, Amandine; Burzynski, Michal; Docquier, Frédéric. The welfare impact of global migration in OECD countries. In: Journal of International Economics, Vol. 101, p. 1-21 (July 2016). doi:10.1016/j.jinteco.2016.03.005.

33. Ourens Brocos, Guzman. Trade and growth with heterogeneous firms revisited. In: Journal of International Economics, Vol. 100, p. 194-202 (May 2016). doi:10.1016/j.jinteco.2016.03.006.

34. Le Goff, Maëlan; Salomone, Sara. Remittances and the Changing Composition of Migration. In: The World Economy, Vol. 39, no.4, p. 513-529 (April 2016). doi:10.1111/twec.12266.

35. Schiff, Maurice; Docquier, Frédéric. Institutional impact of brain drain, human capital and inequality: a political economy analysis. In: Latin American Journal of Economics, Vol. 53, no.1, p. 95-110 (December 2016).

36. Mercier, Marion. The return of the prodigy son: Do return migrants make better leaders?. In: Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 122, p. 76-91 (September 2016). doi:10.1016/j.econmod.2012.10.006.

37. Vannoorenberghe, Gonzague; Janeba, Eckhard. Trade and the political economy of redistribution. In: Journal of International Economics, Vol. 98, p. 233-244 (January 2016). doi:10.1016/j.jinteco.2015.09.008.

38. Docquier, Frédéric; Machado Carneiro, Joël. Crise des réfugiés : quelques clarifications s'imposent !. In: Regards économiques, , no.119, p. 1-6 (octobre 2015).

39. Bertoli, Simon; Docquier, Frédéric. International Migration and Inequality Across Nations. In: The World Economy, , p. 1-2 (March 2015). doi:10.1111/twec.12263 (Accepté/Sous presse).

40. Artuc, Erhan; Docquier, Frédéric; Özden, , Çaglar; Parsons, Christopher. A Global Assessment of Human Capital Mobility: The Role of Non-OECD Destinations. In: World Development, Vol. 65, p. 6-26 (2015). doi:10.1016/j.worlddev.2014.04.004.

41. Docquier, Frédéric; Machado Carneiro, Joël; Sekkat, Khalid. Efficiency Gains from Liberalizing Labor Mobility. In: The Scandinavian journal of economics, Vol. 117, no.2, p. 303-346 (April 2015). doi:10.1111/sjoe.12097.

42. Beine, Michel; Docquier, Frédéric; Özden, Çağlar. Dissecting network externalities in international migration. In: Journal of Demographic Economics, Vol. 81, no.4, p. 379-408 (December 2015). doi:10.1017/dem.2015.13.

Book Chapters

1. Docquier, Frédéric. L’immigration menace-t-elle notre économie?. In: L'apport de l'autre : Dépasser la peur des migrants (Compétences interculturelles; xxx), L'Harmattan: Paris, 2017, p. 53-58. 978-2-343-11632-7. xxx xxx.

2. Docquier, Frédéric. The global costs from migration barriers. In: Refugees and Economic Migrants: Facts, policies and challenges , CEPR Press: London, 2016, p. 151-161. xxx xxx.

3. Docquier, Frédéric; Machado Carneiro, Joël. Remittances and migration prospects for the 21st century. In: Financing sustainable development; Adressing vulnerabilites , Economica: Paris, 2015, p. 217-230. 978-2-9550779-0-0. xxx xxx.

4. Docquier, Frédéric; Machado Carneiro, Joël. Remittance and Migration Prospects for the Twenty-First Century. In: Financing Sustainable Development: Addressing Vulnerabilities , Economica: Paris, 2015, p. 217-230. 978-2-9550779-0-0. xxx xxx.

Working Papers

1. Parenti, Mathieu; Vannoorenberghe, Gonzague. A Simple Theory of Deep Trade Integration. 2021. 30 p. Respect Working Paper sept.-2019.

2. Hillrichs, Dorothee; Vannoorenberghe, Gonzague. Trade costs, home bias and the unequal gains from trade. 2021. 40 p. LIDAM Discussion Paper IRES/2021/05.

3. Dimitri Defrance; Delesalle, Esther; Flore Gubert. Is migration drought-induced in Mali? An empirical analysis using panel data on Malian localities over the 1987-2009 period. 2020. 47 p. IRES Discussion papers 2020003.

4. Céline Piton; François Rycx. The Heterogeneous Employment Outcomes of First- and Second-generation Immigrants in Belgium. 2020. 58 p. IRES Discussion papers 2020007.

5. Turati, Riccardo. Network-Based Connectedness And The Diffusion Of Cultural Traits. 2020. 115 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2020012.

6. Michal Burzynski; Christoph Deuster; Docquier, Frédéric; Jaime de Melo. Climate Change, Inequality, and Human Migration. 2019. 64 p. IRES Discussion papers 2019014.

7. Dany Bahar; Hillel Rapoport; Turati, Riccardo. Does Birthplace Diversity Affect Economic Complexity ? Cross-Country Evidence. 2019. 52 p. IRES Discussion papers 2019020.

8. Raouf Boucekkine; Giorgio Fabbri; Salvatore Federico; Fausto Gozzi; Leblanc, Virginie. A Spatiotemporal Framework For The Analytical Study Of Optimal Growth Under Transboundary Pollution. 2019. 27 p. IRES Discussion papers 2019016.


1. Cordisco, Isabella; Meda, Stefania G.; Ortensi, Livia; Salomone, Sara. Famiglia in Migrazione. Rubettino Editore: Soveria Manelli, 2015. 9788849843682. 140 pages.