Economics serving society
Juliette Crespin-Boucaud

Juliette Crespin-Boucaud

PhD Student

Paris School of Economics - EHESS

CES-Centre d'Economie de la Sorbonne – 48, boulevard Jourdan 75014 Paris

6th floor, office 01

Phone +33(0)1 80 52 16 01

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  • Structural Change, Inequalities and Development
  • Household economics in developing countries
  • Human capital and development
  • Political economy of development

Thesis Supervisor: COGNEAU Denis

Academic year of registration: 2016/2017

Thesis title: Essays on ethnicity and marriage in Africa

Year of thesis defense: 2021/2022

Date of thesis defense: 13 September 2021

On September 13, 2021 at 15h (Paris time) I defended my thesis Essays on ethnicity and marriage in Africa”.


Jury :


Mme Valérie Golaz, INED

Mr Michael Grimm, University of Passau

Mme Catherine Guirkinger, Université de Namur

Mr Olivier Vanden Eynde, CNRS


Thesis director :

Mr Denis Cogneau (Directeur de thèse), EHESS




Interethnic and interfaith marriages in Sub-Saharan Africa, World Development, 2020, Vol. 125.

Parental divorce and children's educational outcomes in Senegal, World Development (forthcoming), with Rozenn Hotte (THEMA-CY Cergy Paris Université)

Working papers

Land reform 50 years on: Evidence settlement schemes in Kenya, with Alexander Moradi (U. Bolzen-Bolzano) and Catherine Boone (LSE)

Work in progress

Interethnic marriages in Kenya