Victor Pouliquen

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I'm a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Economics of the University of Essex

Previously, I was a Postdoctoral  Fellow at the University of Oxford and Nuffield College, and I did my PhD at the Paris School of Economics

My research studies how public policies affect formal and informal institutions in developing countries. 


Twitter: @VictorPouliquen

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Research interests: Development Economics, Public Finance, Gender, Household Economics 

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Best Paper Award, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy 2023.

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I did a Postdoc at the University of Oxford and Nuffield College between 2020 and 2023. 

I completed my PhD in Economics at the Paris School of Economics in 2020, under the supervision of Pr. Marc Gurgand.

Before doing my PhD, I worked for eight years on research projects and impact evaluations on education, health, and governance in Africa and Asia with organizations such as the World Bank, the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL), and Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA).