Articles in Peer-Reviewed Journals
Demographic changes and the labor income share (with Hippolyte d'Albis and Ekrame Boubtane), European Economic Review 131(103614), 2021.
The tale of two international phenomena: migration and global imbalances (with Blaise Gnimassoun and Valérie Mignon), Journal of Macroeconomics 66(103241), 2020.
Why are some African countries succeeding in their democratic transitions while others are failing? (with Luc Désiré Omgba), Oxford Economic Papers, gpz055, https://doi.org/10.1093/oep/gpz055 , 2019.
Inflation targeting and the forward bias puzzle in emerging countries (with Hubert Kempf), Journal of International Money and Finance, 90, pp. 19-33, 2019.
Immigration and government spending in OECD countries, (with Hippolyte d'Albis and Ekrame Boubtane), Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 99, pp. 116-151, 2019.
International migration and regional housing markets: Evidence from France (with Hippolyte d'Albis and Ekrame Boubtane), International Regional Science Review, 42(2), pp. 147-180, 2019.
Macroeconomic evidence suggests that asylum seekers are not a “burden” for Western European countries (with Hippolyte d'Albis and Ekrame Boubtane), Science Advances (Science family of journals, AAAS), 4(6), eaaq0883, 2018. World press coverage (more than 180 press articles): Le Journal du CNRS, Le Monde, L'Express, Franceinfo TV, La Revue Parlementaire, RFI, AAAS, Nature, Nature Japan, Newsweek, RTE, El País, Reuters, Sydney Morning Herald, Chinanews, ...
Growth-enhancing effect of openness to trade and migrations: What is the effective transmission channel for Africa? (with Blaise Gnimassoun and Valérie Mignon), Journal of African Economies, 27(4), pp. 369-404, 2018.
Exchange rate misalignments in energy-exporting countries: Do sovereign wealth funds matter?, (Luc Désiré Omgba and Hélène Raymond), International Economics, 152, pp. 124-144, 2017.
Immigration policy and macroeconomic performance in France, (with Hippolyte d'Albis and Ekrame Boubtane), Annals of Economics and Statistics, 121-122, pp. 279-308, 2016. Press coverage: Les Echos, Le Figaro (Le Scan Eco)
Food prices and inflation targeting in emerging economies (with Benjamin Carton and Marc Pourroy), International Economics, 145, pp. 108-140, 2016.
Remittances and financial development in Sub-Saharan African countries: A system approach, Economic Modelling, 45, pp. 249-258, 2015.
Current accounts and oil price fluctuations in oil-exporting countries: The role of financial development (with Jean-Pierre Allegret, Cécile Couharde and Valérie Mignon),Journal of International Money and Finance, 47, pp. 185–201, 2014.
The impact of market regulations on intra-European real exchange rates (with Agnès Benassy-Quéré), Review of World Economics, 150(3), pp. 529-556, 2014.
Immigration, growth and unemployment: Panel VAR evidence from OECD countries (with Ekrame Boubtane and Christophe Rault), Labour: Review of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations, 27(4), pp. 399-420, 2013.
Immigration, unemployement and GDP in host country: Bootstrap panel Granger causality analysis on OECD countries (with Ekrame Boubtane and Christophe Rault), Economic Modelling, 33, pp. 261-269, 2013.
Remittances and growth in Sub-Saharan African countries: Evidence from a panel causality test (with Ibrahim Ahamada), Journal of International Development, 25(3), pp. 310-324, 2013.
Index trading and agricultural commodity prices: A panel Granger causality nalysis (with Gunther Capelle-Blancard), International Economics, N°126-127, Q2-3, 2011.
How does financial development influence the impact of remittances on growth volatility? (with Ibrahim Ahamada), Economic Modelling, 28 (6), pp. 2748-2760, 2011.
Inflation targeting and exchange rate pass-through in emerging countries (with Hubert Kempf), Chapters in SUERF Studies, SUERF - The European Money and Finance Forum, 2012.
Finances publiques: l'épreuve de vérité pour la zone euro (with Michel Aglietta, NilBayik, Thomas Brand, Benjamin Carton et Claire Loupias), Report for la Caisse des Dépôts et Consignation, December, 2011.
Columns and Policy Briefs
Impact of the covid-19 pandemic on migrant workers in the informal sector and spin-off effects in their destination and home countries (with M. S. Ahmed, F. Karanfil, H. Kinani, A. B. Moreno, L. D. Omgba and N. Vu), Policy Brief, G20 Summit 2020.
Même avec zéro cas, l’Afrique aurait sévèrement souffert du Covid-19 (with Luc Désiré Omgba), The Conversation, April 2020.
Afrique : d’une démocratie des élections à une démocratie de développement (with Luc Désiré Omgba), The Conversation, January, 2020.
Asylum seekers aren't a burden for Europe (with Hippolyte d'Albis and Ekrame Boubtane), OPEN, October, 2018.
Quel est l'effet des flux migratoires sur les finances publiques des pays européens ? (with Hippolyte d'Albis and Ekrame Boubtane), La Revue Parlementaire, September, 2018.
Non, les demandeurs d'asile ne sont pas un fardeau pour les finances publiques européennes (with Hippolyte d’Albis and Ekrame Boubtane), The Conversation, July, 2018.