Maghreb rural-urban migration: the movement to Morocco’s towns.
Ethnic Inequality and Participation in Indonesian Community Activities.
The Political Economy of Social Protection Systems : New Statistical Methods for Optimal Targeting. Application to MENA Economies.
Health Inequalities in MENA Societies.
Transitions in MENA Societies.
Geo-Economic Saharan Aquifer Systems
Multidimensional poverty, social policies and gender in Seychelles.
Marie Curie grant for a postdoc on the project “MultiRisk”.
Study of the interaction of sources of risks for Indonesian households.
A Micro-Level Analysis of Violent Conflict’ (113,000 Euros).
(1) Econometric study of the interactions of the different shocks suffered by households in developing countries: seasonal and inter-annual weather fluctuations, illness and nutrition issues, conflicts and other political shocks, other economic shocks.
(2) Theoretical investigation of the strategic use of political violence as a bargaining instrument. This project received the best mark for all categories of the VIth EU framework.
Valeur de la Santé et Inégalités Sociales de Santé.
Study of the impact of health and social status inequalities, and their correlation, on welfare inequality.
General Project of Investigation.
Dynamics of Poverty and Consumption. The Award of £ 95,932 funded a project based on data from Tunisia. The aims of the study are (1) to elucidate the mechanisms of consumption and poverty in Tunisia; (2) to provide new econometric estimation methods for anti-poverty policies.
Multivariate and Intertemporal Welfare Analysis. New stochastic dominance theorems that permit the analysis of multivariate welfare problems with normative foundations.
Two-Stage Robust Estimation Methods. Analysis the asymptotic and finite-sample properties of two-stage quantile regression and other two-stage robust estimation methods.
Poverty analysis in Rwanda. Study trip at the University of California in Berkeley
Analysis of household survey data from Rwanda
Poverty and Household Behaviour in Rwanda.
Choice of Health Care Providers in Benin. Analysis of health care survey data in Benin
Agricultural household models. Awards for the study of agricultural household behaviour in LDCs