Institute of Economic and Social Research

Welcome to IRES!

IRES is a research center of the Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL). The center was founded in 1928. With the Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) and the Institut de Statistique, Biostatistique et Sciences Actuarielles (ISBA), IRES now belongs to the Louvain Institute of Data Analysis and Modeling in economics and statistics (LIDAM).

 

 

 

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Is vaccine hesitancy in Africa linked to institutional...

Health Europa interviewed Prof. Jean-François Maystadt about his latest paper on Institutional mistrust and vaccination in Europa.  Read the interview

Open Position A Doctoral Researcher (F/M) in Economics...

  UCLouvain - LIDAM (Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium) invites applications for A Doctoral Researcher (F/M) in Economics Pension Design, Longevity and Gender Difference...
Regards économiques no. 164

Télétravail : solution d’avenir ou boom éphémère ?

Depuis le début de la crise Covid, entre 40 et 60% de Belges ont pratiqué le télétravail, accélérant brutalement sa diffusion. Il est probable que la pratique du télétravail s’intensifie...