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. 5226
published in: International Tax and Public Finance, 2012, 19 (5), 708-731
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5221
published in: Labour, 2010, 24 (s1), 141–167
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5220
revised version published as 'Distributional consequences of labor-demand shocks: the 2008–2009 recession in Germany' in: International Tax and Public Finance, 2012, 19 (1), 118-138
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4959
published in: European Economic Review, 2012, 56 (8), 1675–1691
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4711
published as 'Earnings Structure, Informal Employment and Self-Employment: New Evidence from Brazil, Mexico and South Africa' in: Review of Income and Wealth, 2011, 57, S100-S122
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4672
Olivier Bargain, Olivier Donni, Monnet Benoit Patrick Gbakou
published in: Economic and Social Review, 2010, 41 (1), 1-20
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4654
published as 'Expenditure on Children: A Rothbarth-Type Method Consistent with Scale Economies and Parents' Bargaining' in: European Economic Review, 2012, 56 (4), 792-813
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4644
published in: Solomon W. Polachek, Konstantinos Tatsiramos (eds.), 2011, Research in Labor Economics (Research in Labor Economics, Volume 33), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 307-339
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4296
published in: Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2012, 74 (6), 856–874