Economics serving society
Julieta Vera Rueda

Julieta Vera Rueda

PhD student

Paris School of Economics, EHESS

Campus Jourdan – 48, boulevard Jourdan 75014 Paris

5th floor, office 68

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

Julieta Vera Rueda is available for positions

Julieta Vera Rueda is attending the EEA and/or ASSA Meetings

  • Primary Field: Development Economics
  • Secondary Fields: Early Childhood Development, Human Capital, Impact evaluation in developing countries
  • References: Karen Macours, Sylvie Lambert, Luc Behaghel, Lucila Berniell
  • Job Market PAPER: When fathers are gone - the consequences of paternal absence during the early years
  • Placement: Research fellow at UCL London (UK)
  • Brief Candidate Profile:

    Julieta is an applied development economist, who focuses on the role of fathers in the development of children in the early years by looking at the extreme case of paternal absence. As part of her research agenda, she is also involved in the evaluation of two interventions in Africa, a cost-effectiveness study of two early childhood parenting programs in Cote d'Ivoire and a project aimed at reducing menstrual stigma among school-girls in rural Madagascar.

Thesis Supervisor: MACOURS Karen

Academic year of registration: 2018/2019

Thesis title: Three essays on the role of caregivers in Early Childhood Development

Year of thesis defense: 2022/2023

Date of thesis defense: 4 July 2023

On July 04, 2023 at 3 pm (Paris time) I will defend my thesis Three essays on the role of caregivers in Early Childhood Development


To participate:

PSE, 48 Boulevard Jourdan, 75014 Paris, Salle R2-21




Meeting ID: 936 2807 3306

Passcode: 02Sid5




Mme Maria Caridad Araujo, Interamerican Developement Bank

M. Luc Behaghel, INRAE

M. John Maluccio, Middlebury College

M. Eric Maurin, EHESS

Mme Anne Solaz, INED


Thesis supervisor:

Mme Karen Macours (Directrice de thèse), INRAE