Economics serving society
Karen Macours

Karen Macours

PSE Chaired Professor

Research Director INRAE

Campus Jourdan – 48 Boulevard Jourdan 75014 Paris

5th floor, office 06

Phone +33(0)1 80 52 16 86

Research groups: Development
  • Agricultural Economics and development
  • Evaluation of public policies in developing countries
  • Human capital and development

PhD Students

Finished - with first placement and current position (if different)

Alejandro del Valle (assistant prof, Georgia State University)
Teresa Molina Millan (postdoc Nova University Lisbon; assistant prof, University of Alicante)

Diana Lopez-Avila (impact specialist 3ie, economist World Bank)
Olivia Bertelli (assistant prof University of Lancaster, maître de conf. Paris-Dauphine)

Iva Trako (economist World Bank)

Margaux Vinez, co-supervision with Sylvie Lambert (YPP, senior economist World Bank)
Irene Clavijo (consultant UNICEF, World Bank)

Juan Diego Luksic (postdoc Paris-Dauphine, Housing and Urban Development Ministry Chile)

Julieta Vera (postdoc University College London) 

Ismael Yacoubou Djima (economist World Bank)

Duncan Webb (postdoc Princeton University, assistant prof Nova University Lisbon)



Kelsey Wright

Eric Teschke, co-supervision with Luc Behaghel

Paola Mallia

Marcelo Gantier Mita

Oscar Mauricio Diaz Botia

Balasai Vanukuri, co-supervision with Oliver Vanden Eynde and Liam Wren-Lewis

Vrinda Sharma

Kim Lan Mallon, co-supervision with Liam Wren-Lewis