Jean-Yves Duclos

Université Laval

Jean-Yves Duclos obtained a B.A. at the University of Alberta in 1988 (First Class Honours, Economics) as well as an M. Sc. and a Ph.D. in Economics at the London School of Economics respectively in 1989 and in 1992. He is Professor of Economics at Université Laval since 1993 as well as former Director of CIRPÉE (Centre Interuniversitaire sur le Risque, les Politiques Économiques et l'Emploi). He has also been visiting professor at the University of New South Wales in Australia, at CERDI in Clermont-Ferrand in France, and at the Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica at the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona in Spain.

His areas of research are in Public Economics, Econometrics, Welfare Economics, Development Economics and Labour Economics. He has published papers in various journals, among which in The Canadian Journal of Economics, Econometrica, Economic Journal, Economica, International Economic Review, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Public Economic Theory, Public Finance, Review of Income and Wealth,and Journal of Public Economics. He has been president of the Société canadienne de science économique and Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Economic Inequality as well as a member of the Editorial Board of the Review of Income and Wealth.

He was an IZA Research Fellow from February 2005 until December 2015.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7283
Nicholas-James Clavet, Jean-Yves Duclos, Guy Lacroix
published in: Canadian Public Policy, 2013, 39 (4), 491-516
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5757
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4511
published as 'Pro-Poor Indirect Tax Reforms, with an Application to Mexico' in: International Tax and Public Finance, 2014, 21(1), 87-118
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4506
Jean-Yves Duclos, Damien Échevin
published in: Journal of Health Economics, 2011, 30 (2), 293 - 302
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3829
Wen-Hao Chen, Jean-Yves Duclos
published in: Canadian Journal of Economics / Revue canadienne d'économique, 2011, 44 (3), 781-803
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3824
Sami Bibi, Jean-Yves Duclos
published in: Bulletin of Economic Research, 2010, 62 (4). 387 - 406
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2284
published in: Canadian Journal of Economics / Revue canadienne d'économique, 2006, 39 (4), 1073-1104
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2078
published in: Journal of Development Economics, 2010, 91 (2), 266-277