Economics serving society
Hillel Rapoport

Hillel Rapoport

PSE Chaired Professor

Professor Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne

Campus Jourdan – 48 Boulevard Jourdan 75014 Paris

6th floor, office 13

Phone +33(0)1 80 52 16 14

  • Trade/Migration and development
  • Demography and Migrations
  • Political Economy and Institutions

Working Papers

Working Papers
  • “Migration and post-conflict reconstruction: the effect of returning refugees on export performance in the former Yugoslavia” (with Dany Bahar, Andreas Hauptmann and Cem Ozgüzel), IZA Discussion Paper No 12412, June See Revise and resubmit at Review of Economics and Statistics.
  • “Weather shocks and migration intentions in Western Africa: insights from a multilevel analysis” (with S. Bertoli, F. Docquier and I. Ruyssen), CESifo Working Paper No 8064, January 2020. See Revise and resubmit at Journal of Economic Geography.
  • “Immigration and the future of the Welfare State in Europe” (with Alberto Alesina and Johann Harnoss), PSE Working Paper No 2018-04. See
  • “Migration and cultural change” (with Arthur Silve and Sulin Sardoschau), CESifo Working Paper No 8547, September 2020. See
  • “How do immigrants affect exports” (with Gianluca Orefice and Gianluca Santoni), CEPII Working Paper, April 2021
  • "Free trade agreements and the movement of business people" (with Thierry Mayer and Camilo Umana-Dajoud), CEPII Working Paper, April 2021.
Work in progress
  • “Markets and minorities” (with Noel Johnson)
  • “Exit and Voice: Germany, 1848-1933” (with Toman Barsbai)
  • “Tell me what you eat, I’ll tell you who you are: evidence on migrants’ integration from food consumption scanned data” (with Simone Bertoli, Fosca Giannotti, Riccardo Guidotti, Dino Pedreschi and Biagio Speciale)