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Benjamin Carantino

Benjamin Carantino

PhD Student

Paris School of Economics - EHESS

Campus Jourdan – 48 boulevard Jourdan 75014 Paris

3rd floor, office 68

Phone +33(0)1 80 52 19 22

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Research groups: Labour and Public Economics
  • Regional and Urban Economics
  • Unemployment
  • Wealth, income, redistribution and tax policy
  • Labour Markets
  • Public policy
  • Energy Transition
  • Smart Grid and Smart Cities
  • Transportation Economics

Thesis Supervisor: GOBILLON Laurent

Co-supervisor: LAFOURCADE Miren

Academic year of registration: 2016/2017

Thesis title: Equity and Transportation. Three essays in spatial economics

Year of thesis defense: 2021/2022

Date of thesis defense: 7 October 2021

Welcome !

Short Bio

On October 07, 2021 I defended my thesis Equity and Transportation.Three essays in spatial economics.

Jury :

M. Pierre-Philippe Combes, CNRS

M. Mathieu Crozet, Université Paris-Saclay

Mme Camille Hémet, ENS Paris

M. Benoit Schmutz, Ecole polytechnique Paris

Thesis supervisor :

M. Laurent Gobillon (Directeur de thèse), CNRS

Mme Miren Lafourcade (Co-Directrice), Université Paris-Saclay


I have been PhD candidate since 2016 at Paris School of Economics, with a three-year funding from French Ministry for Energy through the "Corps des Ponts (a section of the French Civil Service).

Since September 2019, I have been holding several positions as a civil servant in French Treasury.