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Elena Stancanelli

Elena Stancanelli

Professeure à PSE

Directrice de Recherche CNRS

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Groupes de recherche : Travail et économie publique
  • Economie démographique et économie de la famille
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I am an applied micro-economist. My research interests are in the area of applied household economics. In particular, I have studied retirement decisions of couples and household time allocation.  More recent research of mine focuses on the impact of terrorism on individual behaviour. 

As President elect (2017-19) and President (2019-21) of the Society of the Economics of the HOusehold (SEHO), I organized the 2018 annual meeting of SEHO the Paris-School-of-Economics and co-organized the 2021 annual meeting of SEHO at Boston University, which took place virtually Program. I also run SEHO google wbesite. SEHO counts today over 400 members in 34 countries.seho-member-list.pdf

 Just came out:

The Impact of Terrorism on Individual Well-being: Evidence from the Boston Marathon Bombing, with Orla Doyle and Andrew Clark, The Economic Journal,  2020, 130 (631),  2065–2104

Women's Employment, Wages and the Household, with Elisabeth Dolan (University of New Hampshire), Journal of Family and Economic Issues, supplement issue "Decade in Review 2010-19",  2021, 42, 101-106.

Older mothers’ employment and marriage stability when the nest is empty, with Hyppolite d'Albis (Paris School of Economics & CNRS) and Karina Doorley (ESRI, Dublin), forthcoming in "Mothers in the Labor Market", Springer, Alberto Molina editor.

New research:

A tale of hours worked for pay from home before and after the Great Recession: learning from high-frequency diaries, with Arie Kapteyn (University of South California, Los Angeles), under review.


Household Food Consumption Responses to Terrorism: evidence from high frequency in-home-scanner data, with Daniel Mirza (Tours university) and Thierry Verdier (Paris School of Economics), under review. 


Spousal labour supply and Norwegian retirement reforms, with Bernt Bratsberg (Frisch Center Oslo).


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