Institute of Economic and Social Research

Welcome to IRES!

IRES is a research center in economics of the Université Catholique de Louvain (UCLouvain). 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).

Upcoming Events at IRES

CANCELLED-IRES Lunch Seminar - Leo Czajka - IRES/LIDAM,...

!! CANCELLED !! Leo Czajka IRES/LIDAM, UCLouvain will give a presentation on TBA Abstract:  

UCLouvain Economics Seminar - Alain Trannoy , AMSE

Alain Trannoy (AMSE) will give a presentation on Productivity Shocks and Optimal non linear Income Taxation Abstract: In the literature on inequality and risk, changing...

IRES Lunch Seminar - Ritwik Bannerjee, Indian Institute...

Ritwik Bannerjee (Indian Institute of Management Bangalore) will give a presentation on Using social recognition to address the gender difference in volunteering for low-promotability...

UCLouvain Economics Seminar - Travis Lybbert, UC Davis

Travis Lybbert University of California Davis will give a presentation on Religiosity and Educational Attainment Among the Roma: Shedding an Oppositional Identity? Abstract: The...

IRES Lunch Seminar - Andrej Sokol, Bloomberg

Andrej Sokol (Bloomberg) will give a presentation on Striking a bargain: narrative identification of wage bargaining shocks Abstract : We quantify the effects of wage bargaining...

UCLouvain Economics Seminar - Victor Gay, TSE

Victor Gay (Toulouse School of Economics) will give a presentation on TBA Abstract:  

UCLouvain Economics Seminar - Antoine Bozio, PSE

Antoine Bozio (PSE) will give a presentation on Follow the Money! Combining Household and Firm-Level Evidence to Unravel the Tax Elasticity of Dividends Abstract: We estimate...

Religion Culture and Economic Growth in Historical...

Programme Monday 19th December 2022 Chairman : Fabio Mariani 08:30 - 09:00 Welcome Coffee 09:00-09:50 Mara Pasquamaria Squicciarini, “Dealing with...

10th Annual Christmas Meeting of Belgian Economists

Most economists working abroad come back home for Christmas. So, why not bring them together for a conference? This simple observation led to the creation of the Christmas Meeting of Belgian...

What's new at IRES

Regards économique no.174

Électricité : est-il possible de contenir la hausse des...

Dépendance électricité - gaz Les ménages et les entreprises sont confrontés à des hausses importantes de leurs factures d’énergie, conséquence de la guerre en Ukraine et de la volonté...

Réforme des retraites : à quoi s'attendre - Intervention...

Le professeur Vincent Vandenberghe était l'invité de l'émission Grand Angle sur TV5 Monde pour une émission consacrée à la réforme des retraites. L'émission tente de déterminer quelles sont les...

Face à la crise, de nombreux Belges renoncent à se...

La professeure Sandy Tubeuf a été interrogée par la Dernière Heure pour éclairer un article consacré aux Belges que la crise énergétique pousse à reporter ou à renoncer à des soins. Lire...