Elie Murard

Research Affiliate

University of Trento

Elie Murard is an Assistant Professor in Economics at the University of Trento.

From October 2015 until September 2019 he worked at IZA as an Research Associate. He received his PhD in economics from the Paris School of Economics in December 2015. Prior to this, he also worked for the World bank as a short term consultant within the Development Prospects Group.

His research interests are in International Migration, Development Economics and Labor Economics more generally. He is particularly interested in understanding the effects of migration on the countries of origin, and especially on the families of migrants left behind.

Recent publications include "How does migration affect individual attitudes towards redistribution ? Empirical evidence across European countries." with Facchini G., Mayda A. in: Handbook on Migration and Social Policy, Edward Elgar Publishing (2016).


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13917
Simone Bertoli, Elsa Gautrain, Elie Murard
revised version published as 'Left behind, but not immobile: Living arrangements of Mexican transnational households' in :Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2023, 71(4), 1359-1395
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12130
published in: Journal of Economic Geography, 2021, lbab002
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11172
published in: Journal of Development Economics, 2020, 142, Article 102330
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10305
published as 'On the Joint Consumption and Labour Supply Effects of Migration on those Left Behind' in: Journal of Development Studies, 2020, 56 (1), 129 - 150