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Current position

Assistant professor at the University of Strasbourg

Researcher at LaRGE Research Center

Contact details

Faculté de Droit, de Sciences Politiques et de Gestion

1, Place d'Athènes BP 66 - 67045 Strasbourg Cedex, France

email: sbillon[at]unistra[dot]fr

Research areas

Public and urban economics: Tax competition, fiscal capitalization, fiscal federalism

Monetary economics: Economics of banking, monetary policy transmission


«Tax competition and Leviathan with decentralized leadership» (2023), accepted in FinanzArchiv / Public Finance Analysis.

«Tax competition, public input, and market power» (2023), Journal of Public Economic Theory, 25(3), pp. 615-623.

«State ownership and corruption» (2016), with Robert Gillanders, International Tax and Public Finance, 23(6), pp. 1074-1092.

«Retail bank interest rate pass-through in the euro area: An empirical survey» (2016), with Natalia Andries, Economic Systems, 40 (1), pp. 170-194.

«Capitalization of fiscal variables persists over time» (2015), with David Stadelmann, Papers in Regional Science, 94 (2), pp. 347-363.

«Capitalization of fiscal variables and land scarcity» (2012), with David Stadelmann, Urban Studies, 49 (7), pp. 1571-1594.

«The effect of bank ownership and deposit insurance on monetary policy transmission» (2010), with Natalia Andries, Journal of Banking and Finance, 34 (12), pp. 3050-3054.

Work in progress

«Deposit insurance and monetary policy», with Natalia Andries, submitted, under review.

«Bank efficiency and monetary policy transmission», with Natalia Andries.

«Asymmetric retail interest rate pass-through in the euro area», with Natalia Andries.