Recent Publications


IRES disseminates its research via its own working documents and publications of our staff members in national and international peer-academic journals. Staff members’ publications can be found in personal CV and can usually be downloaded from the personal homepages.

Journal Articles

1. de la Croix, David; Gobbi, Paula Eugenia. Population Density, Fertility, and Demographic Convergence in Developing Countries. In: Journal of Development Economics, , p. 1-31 (2017). (Accepté/Sous presse).

2. d'Albis, Hippolyte; Gobbi, Paula Eugenia; Greulich, Angela. Having a Second Child and Access to Childcare:Evidence from European Countries. In: Journal of Demographic Economics, , p. 1-39 (2017). (Accepté/Sous presse).

3. Gobbi, Paula Eugenia; Parys, Juliane; Schwerhoff, Gregor. Intra-Household Allocation of Parental Leave. In: Canadian Journal of Economics, , p. 1-57 (2017). (Accepté/Sous presse).

4. Perilleux, Anaïs; Nyssens, Marthe. Understanding Cooperative Finance as a New Common. In: Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, , p. 1-23 (2017). doi:10.1111/apce.12160 (Accepté/Sous presse).

5. 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.

Book Chapters

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

2. Wilmart, Méline; Farcy, Christine; Nke Ndih, Jean. "La forêt devient folle". Perceptions du changement climatique par les Pygmées et Bantous du Sud-Ouest du Cameroun.. In: Farcy, C., Huybens, N., Forêts, savoirs et motivations , L'Harmattan: Paris, 2016, 105-123. 978-2-343-09986-6.

3. Sneessens, Henri. Growth and Welfare: Shifts in Labour Market Policies. In: Pablo Iglesias-Rodriguez, Anna Triandafyllidou, Ruby Gropas, After the Financial Crisis: Shifting Legal, Economic and Political Paradigms (Palgrave Studies in European Political Sociology; xxx), Palgrave MacMillan: London, 2016. 978-1-137-50954-3. doi:10.1057/978-1-137-50956-7.

4. de la Croix, David. The relevance of quantitative economic theory for historical demography. In: Koen Matthijs; Saskia Hin, Jan Kok, Hideko Matsuo, The Future of Historical Demography : Upside down and inside out , Acco Uitgeverij: Leuven, 2016, p. 91-95. 9789462927223.

5. Baudin, Thomas; Gobbi, Paula Eugenia. Family Planning is Not (Necessarily) the Priority Institution for Reducing Fertility. In: Iñigo González-Ricoy, Axel Gosseries, Institutions For Future Generations , Oxford University Press: Oxford, 2016, p. 400-418. 9780198746959.


1. Defourny, Jacques; Nyssens, Marthe. Economie sociale et solidaire : Socioéconomie du 3e secteur. De Boeck: Louvain-la-Neuve, 2017. 9782804183028. 496 pages.

2. Cassiers, Isabelle; Marechal, Kevin; Méda, Dominique. Vers une société post-croissance: Intégrer les défis écologiques, économiques et sociaux. Éditions de L'Aube: La Tour d'Aigues, 2017. 978-2-8159-2105-3. 224 pages.

3. De Vroey, Michel. A History of Macroeconomics from Keynes to Lucas and Beyond. Cambridge University Press: New york, 2016. 978-1-107-58494-5. 445 pages.

4. Herman, Ginette; Desmette, Donatienne; Léonard, Evelyne; Nyssens, Marthe. Quelle qualité d'emploi dans les services d'aide-ménagère ? Une approche multidisciplinaire. Presses universitaires de Louvain: Louvain-la-Neuve, 2016. 9782875584540. 200 pages.

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