La science économique au service de la société
Éric Maurin

Éric Maurin

Professeur titulaire d'une chaire à PSE

Directeur d'études EHESS

Campus Jourdan – 48 Boulevard Jourdan 75014 Paris

3e étage, bureau 07

Tél. 01 80 52 18 57

Groupes de recherche : Travail et économie publique
  • Economie de l’éducation
  • Politiques publiques
  • Protection Sociale
  • Organisation du travail et relations professionnelles


Selected Papers:

Who will work on Sunday? The winners and losers of Sunday laws relaxation, PSE WP 2022-40, Decembre 2022 (with Dominique Goux). 

 The Value of Leisure Synchronization, IZA DP15205, April 2022, R&R at American Economic Journal-Applied (with Dominique Goux, Simon Georges Kot).

 Behind the Veil: the Effect of Banning the Islamic Veil in Schools, IZA DP 12645, forthcoming at Economic Policy, special issue on stereotypes, attitudes and discrimination, 2022 (with Nicolas Navarrete).

David Card, prix Nobel 2021: la révolution design based, forthcoming Revue d'Economie Politique (English and French version), 2022 (with Dominique Goux).

 There’s always room for improvement: the persistent benefits of a large-scale teacher evaluation system, forthcoming Journal of Human Resources, 2022 (with Simon Briole).

 A pleasure that hurts: the ambiguous effects of elite tutoring on underprivileged high school students, Journal of Labor Economics, 38 (2) 2020 (with Son-Thierry Ly and Arnaud Riegert).

 Competitive Schools and the Gender Gap in Field of Study, Journal of Human Resources, 55 (1) 2020 (with Fanny Landaud and Son-Thierry Ly).

  Following the Crowd: Leisure Complementarity Beyond the Household, Journal of Labor Economics, 35 (4), 1061-1088,  2017 (with Simon Georges-Kot and Dominique Goux).

  Adjusting Your Dreams? Highschool Plans and Dropout Behaviour, Economic Journal, 127 (602), pp. 1025-1046, 2017 (with D. Goux and M. Gurgand).

  Reading enjoyment and reading skills: Lessons from an experiment with first-grade children, Special Issue on Randomized Experiments, Labour Economics, 45 (C), 17-25, 2017 (with D. Goux and Marc Gurgand).

  Getting Parents Involved: a Field Experiment in Deprived Schools", Review of Economic Studies, vol. 81 (1), 57–83, 2014 (with F. Avvisati,  M. Gurgand and N. Guyon).

  Worktime Regulations and Spousal Labor Supply, American Economic Review, vol. 104(1), 252-76, 2014 (with D. Goux and B. Petrongolo).

  The Effect of Tracking Students by Ability into Different Schools: A Natural Experiment, Journal of Human Resources, 47 (3), 684-721, summer 2012 (with N. Guyon and S. McNally, FEEM prize EEA congress).

  Set Identified Linear Models, Econometrica, 80 (2), May 2012 (with C. Bontemps and T. Magnac).

  Every child matters? an evaluation of special education needs programs in England, Economic of Education Review, 31 (6), 932-948, 2012 (with François Keslair and Sandra McNally).

  Public School Availability for Two-year Olds and Mothers' Labour Supply, Labour economics, vol. 17, 951-962, 2010  (with Dominique Goux).

  The Social Multiplier and Labor Market Participation of Mothers, American Economic Journal: Applied, 2009 (with J. Moschion).

  Vive la révolution! The long run effect of 1968 on angry students, Journal of Labor Economics, 2008 (with S. McNally).

  Partial identification in binary choice models: discrete regressors and interval data, Review of Economic Studies, 2008, (with T. Magnac).

  Close neighbours matter: neighbourhood effects on early performance at school, Economic Journal, 2007 (with D. Goux).

  Demand for Education and Labor Market Outcomes: Lessons from the Abolition of Compulsory Conscription in France, Journal of Human Resources, 2007 (with T. Xenogiani).

  Identification and Information in Monotone Binary Models, Journal of Econometrics, 2007, (with T. Magnac).

  The effect of overcrowded housing on performance at school, Journal of Public Economics, 2005 (with D. Goux).

  Unequal Incertainties and Uncertain Inequalities: an Axiomatic Approach, Journal of Economic Theory , 2004 (with T. Gajdos).

  Changes in Job Security and their Causes: An Empirical Analysis fo France, European Economic Review, 2004 (with Pauline Givord).

  Changes in Functional Structure of Firmes and the Demand for Skill, Journal of Labor Economics, 2004, (with D. Thesmar).

  The Impact of Parental Income on early Schooling Transitions: A Reexamination Using Data over Three Generations, Journal of Public Economics, 2002.

  Fixed Term Contracts and the Dynamics of Labour Demand, European Economic Review 2001 (with D. Goux and M. Pauchet).

 The Decline in Demand for Unskilled Labour: An Empirical Analysis Method and its Application to France, The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2000 (with D. Goux).

 The Persistence of Inter-Industry Wages Differentials: A Reexamination Using Matched Worker-firm Panel Data, Journal of Labor Economics, 1999 (with D. Goux)