Olivier is Professor of Economics at the University of Bordeaux and member of the Institut Universitaire de France. He is also a Research Fellow at IZA and LISER. His research covers topics in development, public and labor economics. He has been associate editor of the Journal of Economic Inequality and coeditor of the book series Research in Labor Economics. Former member of the Council of Economic Advisors to the French Prime Minister, he is now director of the research department 'Behavior, Organizations and Policy Evaluation' at Bordeaux University.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13297
Olivier Bargain, Ulugbek Aminjonov
published as 'Poverty and COVID-19 in Africa and Latin America' in: World Development, 2021, 142, 105422
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13205
Olivier Bargain, Ulugbek Aminjonov
published in: Journal of Public Economics, 2020, 192, 104316
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12017
published online as 'Income Distribution and the Potential of Redistributive Systems in Africa: A Decomposition Approach ' in: Journal of African Economies, 02 December 2021
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11597
published as 'Global terror, well-being and political attitudes' in: European Economic Review, 2020, 123, Article 103394
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11534
Olivier Bargain, Delphine Boutin, Hugues Champeaux
published in: Journal of Development Economics, 2019, 141, 102379