here - Morgane Laouenan

Place Montesquieu, 3
1348 Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
Cell Phone :+33 (0)6 13 12 22 68
Office : +32 (0)104 739 74
Email : [email protected]
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Born : Aug. 31th 1983
Citizenship : French
Current Position
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Universit´e Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
PhD in Economics, Aix-Marseille School of Economics
Dissertation Title : Essays in Ethnic Discrimination in Labor Markets
Defense Committee : Alain Trannoy (EHESS), Bruno Decreuse (AMSE) and
Pierre-Philippe Combes (CNRS), Bruno Cr´epon (CREST), Denis Foug`ere
(CNRS), Laurent Gobillon (INED), Etienne Wasmer (Sciences-Po)
Doctoral Grant, French Ministry of Research
Fall 2010
Visiting Scholar, Boston University, MA (USA)
Master, Macroeconomics, Paris School of Economics
Visiting Undergraduate Student, Middlebury College, VT (USA)
Alain TRANNOY (advisor)
Aix-Marseille School of Economics-EHESS
Phone : +33(0)4 91 14 07 30
E-mail : [email protected]
Bruno DECREUSE (advisor)
Aix-Marseille School of Economics
Phone : +33(0)4 42 93 59 82
E-mail : [email protected]
Kevin LANG
Boston University
Phone : 617 353 5694
E-mail : [email protected]
Etienne WASMER
Sciences-Po Paris
Phone : +33(0)1 45 20 14 38
E-mail : [email protected]
Research interests
Primary fields : Applied Microeconomics, Labor Economics
Secondary fields : Urban Labor Markets, Search Theory
Customer Discrimination and Employment Outcomes : Theory and Evidence from the
French Labor Market, with PPh. Combes, B. Decreuse and A. Trannoy, Forthcoming in the
Journal of Labor Economics
Un cas particulier de discrimination sur le march´
e du travail : l’acc`
es aux emplois en contact
avec le public, Economie et Statistique, n˚ 464-465-466, 2014
eographie du chˆ
omage des personnes d’origine africaine : Une discrimination vis `
a vis des
emplois en contact avec la client`
ele ?, with L. Bouvard, P-P Combes, B. Decreuse, B. Schmutz
and A. Trannoy, Revue Fran¸caise d’Economie, n˚ 3/vol XXIII, 2009
eographie du chˆ
omage des personnes d’origine africaine : Pourquoi une si faible mobilit´
e r´
esidentielle ? , with L. Bouvard, P-P Combes, B. Decreuse, B. Schmutz and A. Trannoy,
Revue Fran¸caise d’Economie, n˚ 3/vol XXIII, 2009
A Panel Data Analysis of Taxation in Europe : Social Contributions Matter, with Thierry
Warin, ICFAI Journal of Applied Economics, July 2005
Working Papers
‘Hate at First Sight’ : Evidence of Consumer Discrimination against African-Americans in
the US, IRES Discussion Paper n˚ 2013-32, revision requested from Labour Economics
‘Can’t Get Enough’ : Prejudice, Contact-jobs and the Racial Wage Gap in the US, IZA
Discussion Paper n˚ 8006
Ethnic Networks and the Spatial Mismatch : Evidence from Public Housing, with Gregory
Work in Progress
The Price is (not) right : Ethnic Discrimination on an online marketplace of vacation
rentals, with Roland Rathelot
Role of TV Programs on Extreme Right-Wing Voting Behavior in France, with Camille H´emet
Do Local Foreign Residents Benefit from the Creation of French Enterprise Zones ?
Research Grants
Research Grant from the Research National Agency
Ethnic and Sexual Discrimination in Markets : The Role of Space
Responsible : C. Garcia-Penalosa
Research Grant from the French Ministry of Labor
Mobility of foreigners in the French social housing complex
with L. Bouvard, P-P Combes, B. Decreuse, B. Schmutz and A. Trannoy
Teaching Experience
Adjunct Lecturer
Race Discrimination in the Labor Market, PhD level, Sciences-Po, Paris
Teaching Assistant
Macroeconomics, Graduate, Sciences-Po, Paris
Macroeconomics, Undergraduate, Euro-American Campus Sciences-Po,Reims
Microeconomics, Undergraduate, Aix-Marseille School of Economics
Statistics, Undergraduate, Aix-Marseille School of Economics
Communications in Conferences and Seminars
Conferences : Society Of Labor Economists Meetings (Washington’14, Chicago’12, Vancouver’11 ), European Economic Association (Gothenburg’13, Oslo’11, Glasgow’10 ), European Association of Labour Economists (Cyprus’11 ), Migration : Economic Change, Social Challenge - CReAM/UCL (London’11 ), Conference of the Association for Public Economic Theory (Galway’09 ), Spatial Economics
Research Centre Conference - LSE (London’14, London’10 ), 11th Day for Labour Economists (Leuven’12 ), IEB Summer School - Immigration and Public Policies (Barcelona’12 ), ADRES (Paris’14,
Marseilles’12, Paris’11 ), Journ´ees LAGV (Marseilles’11 ), Aix-Marseille Doctoral Spring School in
Economics (Aix’11, Aix’08 ), Conference Territoires, Emploi et Politiques Publiques (Metz’11 )
Seminars : Universit´e Nanterre, Universit´e Lyon GATE, Universit´e catholique de Louvain (X2), IMMAQ Workshop on Endogeneity (Louvain-la-Neuve), Regional and Urban Economics Seminar (Paris), DEEP Micro Workshop (HEC Lausanne), Sciences-Po Paris (X2), Empirical Microeconomics
Seminar (Boston University), Aix-Marseille School of Economics (X2)
Conferences Organisation
Workshop on Labor Mobility, Unemployment and the Housing Market (Louvain-la-neuve, 2014)
Workshop on Discrimination & Segregation (Sciences-Po, 2011)
Journ´ees Louis-Andr´e G´erard Varet (Marseilles, 2007-2011)
2nd Housing Workshop of IDEP (Marseilles, March 2008)