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 public & labor economics, development & family economics, wine & international 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. 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
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11502
published in: Review of Income and Wealth, 2019, 65 (3), 514-539
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10908
published in: Social Choice and Welfare, Published: 02 January 2020
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9163
published in: China Economic Review, 2016, 37, 191-207. Pre-publication version available here
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8007
Published as 'Remittance Effects on Child Labour: Evidence from Burkina Faso' in: Journal of Development Studies, 2015, 51(7), 922-938
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7862
published online before print in: Journal of Human Resources, March 2016
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7698
published as "Own-wage labor supply elasticities: variation across time and estimation methods" in: IZA Journal of Labor Economics, 2016, 5(10)
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7508
published in: Journal of Human Resources, 2017, vol. 52(4), pages 1032-1059.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7215
revised version published in: International Tax and Public Finance, 2014, 21(5), 845-873
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7190
revised version published as 'Tax Policy and Income Inequality in the United States, 1979–2007' in: Economic Inquiry, 2015, 53 (2), 1061-1085