Josepa (Pepita) Miquel-Florensa

Associate Professor 
(Maitre de Conferences)

    Manufacture de Tabacs
    21 allée de Brienne 
    31015 Toulouse, France



  • Improving Export Quality: The case of the Sustainable Quality Program in Colombian Coffee (with R. Macchiavello)
  • Mark-ups in the Colombia Coffee Chain (with N. DeRoux, R. Macchiavello, and E. Verhoogen)
  • Gender differences in In- vs. Out- group transfers (with I. Alger, L. Juarez and M. Juarez-Torres)
  • Vertical Integration in the Costa Rica Coffee Market (with R. Macchiavello and N. Pavanini)
  • Vertical Integration and Inter-Firm Relationships in the Costa Rica Coffee Chain (with R. Macchiavello)

    Best Paper Award, CEPR-IMO Workshop 2016_ WP july 2018

  • Voting Corrupt Politicians Out of Office: Evidence from an Experiment in Paraguay (with R. Cañete, S. Straub and K. Van der Straeten)
  • Betting on God: Lottery games in Haiti (with E. Auriol, D. Delissant, M. Fourati, and P. Seabright) - submitted 
  • Religious Belief as a Costly Signal of Trustworthiness: Evidence from Haiti (with E. Auriol, D. Delissant, M. Fourati, and P. Seabright) - submitted
  • The social consequences of conflict in Colombia: How forced displacement flows affect public good contributions (with A. Hopfensitz)_ TSE WP
  • Fair Trade or Rotten Sale? Public Good Provision and Cream-skimming in Cooperatives (with E. Auriol)

  • Do informal transfers induce lower efforts? Evidence from lab-in-the-field in rural Mexico (with I. Alger, L. Juarez and M. Juarez-Torres) _ Forthcoming at Economic Development and Cultural Change
  • Taxing aid to improve aid efficiency (with E. Auriol) _ Forthcoming at Review of International Organizations _TSE WP
  • Catch Uncertainty and Reward Schemes in a Commons Dilemma: An Experimental Study (with C. Mantilla and A. Hopfensitz) _  Environmental & Resource Economics (2018) paper
  • Mill Ownership and Farmer’s Cooperative Behaviour: The case of Costa Rica Coffee Farmers (with A. Hopfensitz) _ Journal of Institutional Economics (2017) _TSE WP   
  • Dynamic contractual incentives in the face of a Samaritan’s dilemma _ Theory and Decision (2013)
  • Water services quality in Tanzania: access and management (with M. Garcia-Valiñas) _ International Journal of Water Resources Development (2013)
  • “Tell me what you need’: Signalling with limited resources _ Journal of Economics (2009)

  • Who gives South-South Cooperation in Latin America to Whom and Why (with A. Rodriguez-Valencia) 
  • Development loans performance: Incentives and Instruments_ IADB working paper  
  • When to pay more: status and culture in Principal-Agent interactions (with R. Dessi)
  • Financing multi-stage projects under moral hazard and limited commitment

  • 'Development Economics'_ In Real World Decision Making: An Encyclopedia of Behavioral Economics. Editor Morris Altman, Praeger ABC-CLIO (2015)
  • Experimentos de bienes públicos y Cooperativas cafeteras: Estudio en el Departamento de Caldas (with A. Hopfensitz) _ Ensayos sobre Economía Cafetera (2014)
  • ‘The Economics of Trade in Football Broadcasting Rights’ (with Paul Seabright)_ in Gali­, J. & X. Vives (eds): Football Economics: Proceedings of the Armand Caraben Workshop on Sports Economics, Reports of the Public-Private Research Center 4, IESE, University of Navarra (2011)