Journal Articles


1. Mercier, Marion; Pensieroso, Luca; Mariani, Fabio. Left-handedness and economic development. In: Journal of Economic Growth, (2022). doi:10.1007/s10887-022-09212-6 (Accepté/Sous presse). http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/264994

2. Stelter, Robert; de la Croix, David; Myrskylä, Mikkö. Leaders and Laggards in Life Expectancy among European Scholars from the Sixteenth to the Early Twentieth Century. In: Demography, Vol. 58, no. 1, p. 111-135 (2021). doi:10.1215/00703370-8938107. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/232143

3. Doepke, Matthias; de la Croix, David. A Soul’s View of the Optimal Population Problem. In: Mathematical Social Sciences, Vol. 112, p. 98-108 (2021). doi:10.1016/j.mathsocsci.2021.03.005. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/243927

4. Sarkar, Koyel. Educational Hypogamy in India. In: Demographic Research, , p. 1-19 (2021). (Accepté/Sous presse). http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/243955

5. Campolo Maria Gabriella; Antonio Di Pino; Rizzi, Ester Lucia. The labour division of Italian couples after a birth: assessing the effect of unobserved heterogeneity. In: Journal of Population Research, p. 1-31 (2020). doi:10.1007/s12546-020-09241-1. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/228403

6. Rizzi, Ester Lucia; Dantis, Charalampos. Transition to first birth during the Great Recession: the case of Greece. In: Genus (Online) : journal of population studies, Vol. 76, no. 1, p. / (2020). doi:10.1186/s41118-019-0070-1. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/228402

7. Baudin, Thomas; Gobbi, Paula Eugenia; de la Croix, David. Endogenous Childlessness and Stages of Development. In: Journal of the European Economic Association, Vol. 18, no. 1, p. 83-133 (February 2020). doi:10.1093/jeea/jvy042. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/200574

8. Sarkar, Koyel; Baudin, Thomas. Education and Childlessness in India. In: Population, , p. 1-58 (2020). (Accepté/Sous presse). http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/229478

9. Doignon, Yoann; Eggerickx, Thierry; Rizzi, Ester Lucia. The Spatial Diffusion of Nonmarital Cohabitation in Belgium over 25 Years: Geographic Proximity and Urban Hierarchy. In: Demographic Research, Vol. 43, no. 48, p. 1413-1428 (2020). doi:10.4054/DemRes.2020.43.48. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/241601

10. Pensieroso, Luca; Sommacal, Alessandro. Agriculture to industry: The end of intergenerational coresidence. In: Review of Economic Dynamics, Vol. 34, p. 87-102 (2019). doi:10.1016/j.red.2019.03.007. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/214995

11. Brée, Sandra; de la Croix, David. Key forces behind the decline of fertility: lessons from childlessness in Rouen before the industrial revolution. In: Cliometrica : journal of historical economics and econometric history, Vol. 13, no. 1, p. 25-54 (January 2019). doi:10.1007/s11698-017-0166-9. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/200591

12. Ma, Li; Rizzi, Ester Lucia; Jani Turunen. Childlessness, sex composition of children, and divorce risks in China.. In: Demographic Research, Vol. 41, no. /, p. 753-780 (2019). doi:10.4054/DemRes.2019.41.26. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/220782

13. Kim, Younga; Rizzi, Ester Lucia. Who does not intend to retire? Mothers' opportunity costs and compensation at later ages in Europe. In: Ageing & Society, Vol. 39, no. 1, p. 1-27 (2019). doi:10.1017/S0144686X19000503. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/220770

14. Larue, Quentin; Doignon, Yoann; Blöss-Widmer, Isabelle; Oliveau, Sébastien. Mapping foreign nationals in Spain: an exploratory approach at local level. In: Genus (Online) : journal of population studies, , no.75, p. no. 5 (2019). doi:10.1186/s41118-018-0047-5. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/229493

15. Rizzi, Ester Lucia; Mikucka, Malgorzata. The parenthood and happiness link: Testing predictions from five theories. In: European Journal of Population, Vol. 36, p. 337-361 (2020). doi:10.1007/s10680-019-09532-1). http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/220777

16. Roca Fernández, Èric. In the Name of the Father: Inhereitance Systems and the Dynamics of State Capacity. In: Macroeconomic Dynamics, , p. 1-34 (2020). doi:10.1017/S1365100519000476 (Accepté/Sous presse). http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/229514

17. Arránz Becker, Oliver; Mikucka, Małgorzata; Wolf, Christof. Introduction to the Special Issue "Families, health, and well-being". In: Families, health, and well-being : Zeitschrift für Familienforschung, Vol. 31, no.2, p. 131-137 (2019). doi:10.3224/zff.v31i2.01 (Soumis). http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/229611

18. Arránz Becker, Oliver; Mikucka, Małgorzata; Loter, Katharina; Wolf, Christof. Mental health dynamics around marital dissolution. Moderating effects of parenthood and children’s age. In: Families, health, and well-being : Zeitschrift für Familienforschung, Vol. 31, no.2, p. 155-179 (2019). doi:10.3224/zff.v31i2.03 (Soumis). http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/229609

19. Docquier, Frédéric; Iftikhar, Zainab. Brain drain, informality and inequality: a search-and-matching model for sub-Saharan Africa. In: Journal of International Economics, Vol. 120, p. 109-125 (September 2019). doi:10.1016/j.jinteco.2019.05.003. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/215907

20. Sneessens, Henri; Pierrard, Olivier; de la Croix, David; Batyra, Anna. Structural changes in the labor market and the rise of early retirement in France and Germany. In: German Economic Review, Vol. 20, no. 4, p. e38-e69 (2019). doi:10.1111/geer.12150. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/200587

21. Schneider, Eric; de la Croix, David; Weisdorf, Jacob. Childlessness, Celibacy and Net Fertility in Pre-industrial England: The Middle-Class Evolutionary Advantage. In: Journal of Economic Growth, Vol. 24, no.3, p. 223-256 (2019). doi:10.1007/s10887-019-09170-6. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/219063

22. Ma, Li; Turunen, Jani; Rizzi, Ester Lucia. Divorce Chinese Style. In: Journal of Marriage and Family, Vol. 80, no. 5, p. 1287-1297 (2018). doi:10.1111/jomf.12484. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/199116

23. Doepke, Mathias; de la Croix, David; Mokyr, Joel. Clans, Guilds, and Markets: Apprenticeship Institutions and Growth in the Preindustrial Economy. In: The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 133, no. 1, p. 1-70 (2018). doi:10.1093/qje/qjx026. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/192871

24. Delavallade, Clara; De la Croix, David. Religion, Fertility, and Growth in Southeast Asia. In: International Economic Review, Vol. 59, no. 2, p. 907-946 (2018). doi:10.1111/iere.12291. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/197087

25. Mercier, Marion; Verdier, Thierry; Mariani, Fabio. Diasporas and conflict. In: Journal of Economic Geography, Vol. 18, no. 4, p. 761-793 (2018). doi:10.1093/jeg/lby014. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/197018

26. Pensieroso, Luca; Mariani, Fabio; Camacho, Carmen. Dealing with Illegal Immigration: the Role of Informality, Taxation and Trade. In: Economia italiana, , no.1, p. 97-122 (2018). http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/198474

27. Machado Carneiro, Joël; Wahba, Jackie; Chabé-Ferret, Bastien. Remigration intentions and migrants' behavior. In: Regional Science and Urban Economics, Vol. 68, p. 56-72 (2018). doi:10.1016/j.regsciurbeco.2017.10.018. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/197023

28. Hiller, Victor; Baudin, Thomas. On the dynamics of gender differences in preferences. In: Oxford Economic Papers, , p. 1-25 (2018). doi:10.1093/oep/gpy038 (Accepté/Sous presse). http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/215014

29. Ma, Li; Rizzi, Ester Lucia. Entry into first marriage in China. In: Demographic Research, Vol. 37, no.36, p. 1231-1244 (18 October 2017). doi:10.4054/DemRes.2017.37.36. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/188256

30. Parys, Juliane; Gobbi, Paula Eugenia; Schwerhoff, Gregor. Intra-Household Allocation of Parental Leave. In: Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 51, no. 1, p. 236-274 (February 2018). http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/182387

31. Gobbi, Paula Eugenia; de la Croix, David. Population Density, Fertility, and Demographic Convergence in Developing Countries. In: Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 127, p. 13-24 (July 2017). http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/182416

32. Gobbi, Paula Eugenia; d'Albis, Hippolyte; Greulich, Angela. Having a Second Child and Access to Childcare:Evidence from European Countries. In: Journal of Demographic Economics, Vol. 83, no. 2, p. 177-210 (2017). doi:10.1017/dem.2017.2. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/182386

33. Camacho Pérez, Maria del Carmen; Pensieroso, Luca; Mariani, Fabio. Illegal immigration and the shadow economy. In: International Tax and Public Finance, Vol. 24, no.6, p. 1050-1080 (December 2017). doi:10.1007/s10797-017-9444-5. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/189172

34. Mikucka, Malgorzata. How does parenthood affect life satisfaction in Russia?. In: Advances in Life Course Research, Vol. 0, no.0, p. 0 (0). doi:10.1016/j.alcr.2016.03.004 (Accepté/Sous presse). http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/174617

35. Campolo, Maria Gabriella; Di Pino, Antonio; Rizzi, Ester Lucia. Parenthood and labour division in Italian two-earner couples. In: International Journal of Social Economics, Vol. 43, no.12, p. 1315 - 1333 (2016). doi:10.1108/IJSE-12-2014-0248. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/183111

36. Bourguignon, Mélanie; Brée, Sandra; Eggerickx, Thierry. La fécondité en Europe occidentale durant l'entre-deux-guerres. Quels effets des crises sur les comportements démographiques?. In: Annales de démographie historique, Vol. 2, p. 41-63 (2016). doi:10.3917/adh.132.0041. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/180067

37. Brée, Sandra; Eggerickx, Thierry. Avoir des enfants ? Les transitions de fécondité depuis la fin du 19ème siècle, Editorial. In: Annales de démographie historique, Vol. 2016, no.2, p. 7-16 (2016). http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/181835

38. Brée, Sandra; Eggerickx, Thierry; Costa, Rafael; Sanderson, Jean-Paul. Contributions and limitations of population censuses and Family surveys for a retrospective approach of fertility in Belgium and France from the late 19th century to 1970. In: Population, Vol. 71, no. 1, p. 83-115 (2016). http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/170741

39. Bourguignon, Mélanie; Brée, Sandra; Eggerickx, Thierry. Transition de fécondité et évolutions économiques du 18e au 21e siècle. In: Revue Belge d'Histoire Contemporaine, Vol. XLVI, no.3/4, p. 46-74 (2016). http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/182072

40. Brée, Sandra; Eggerickx, Thierry; Costa E Sousa, Rafael; Sanderson, Jean-Paul. Comparaison des données rétrospectives de fécondité dans les recensements en Belgique et les enquêtes Famille en France. In: Population, Vol. 71(1), p. 85-120 (juin 2016). http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/154662

41. Rizzi, Ester Lucia; Mikucka, Malgorzata. Does it take a village to raise a child?. In: Demographic Research, Vol. 34, no.34, p. 943-994 (2016). doi:10.4054/DemRes.2016.34.34. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/174618

42. Mikucka, Malgorzata. The Life Satisfaction Advantage of Being Married and Gender Specialization.. In: Journal of Marriage and Family, Vol. 78, no. 3, p. 759-779 (2016). http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/170965

43. Baudin, Thomas; Hiller, Victor. Cultural transmission and the evolution of gender roles. In: Mathematical Social Sciences, Vol. 84, p. 8-23 (2016). doi:10.1016/j.mathsocsci.2016.08.002. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/181088

44. Salomone, Sara; Le Goff, Maëlan. Remittances and the Changing Composition of Migration. In: The World Economy, Vol. 39, no.4, p. 513-529 (April 2016). doi:10.1111/twec.12266. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/176284

45. Stelter, Robert. Over-aging — Are present-day human populations too old?. In: Mathematical Social Sciences, Vol. 82, p. 116-143 (July 2016). doi:10.1016/j.mathsocsci.2016.05.004. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/176937

46. Oikonomou, Rigas; Mankart, Jochen. The rise of the added worker effect. In: Economics Letters, Vol. 143, p. 48-51 (June 2016). doi:10.1016/j.econlet.2016.03.019. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/174358

47. Siegel, Christian; Oikonomou, Rigas. Capital Taxes, Labor Taxes and the Household. In: Journal of Demographic Economics, Vol. 81, no.3, p. 217-260 (September 2015). doi:10.1017/dem.2015.7. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/166085


Book Chapters


1. Baudin, Thomas. Childlessness and Economic Development: A Survey. In: Human Capital and Economic Growth: The Impact of Health, Education and Demographic Change , Palgrave MacMillan: London, 2019, p. 55-90. 978-3-030-21599-6. xxx xxx. doi:10.1007/978-3-030-21599-6_3. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/225666

2. de la Croix, David. Did Longer Lives Buy Economic Growth? From Malthus to Lucas and Ben-Porath. In: Demographic Change and Long-Run Development , MIT Press: Cambridge, 2017, p. 69-90. 9780262036627. xxx xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/186252

3. Campolo, Maria Gabriella; Di Pino, Antonio; Rizzi, Ester Lucia. How Do Life Course Events Affect Paid and Unpaid Work of Italian Couples?. In: Topics in Theoretical and Applied Statistics , xxx, 2016. 978-3-319-27274-0. xxx xxx. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-27274-0_17. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/183110

4. Baudin, Thomas; Gobbi, Paula Eugenia. Family Planning is Not (Necessarily) the Priority Institution for Reducing Fertility. In: Institutions For Future Generations , Oxford University Press: Oxford, 2016, p. 400-418. 9780198746959. xxx xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/183233

5. de la Croix, David. The relevance of quantitative economic theory for historical demography. In: The Future of Historical Demography : Upside down and inside out , Acco Uitgeverij: Leuven, 2016, p. 91-95. 9789462927223. xxx xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/176887

6. Bourguignon, Mélanie; Brée, Sandra; Eggerickx, Thierry. Transitions démographiques et évolutions économiques en Belgique du 18e au 21e siècle. In: La croissance : réalités et perspectives, Actes du 21e Congrès des économistes , Éditions de l’Université Ouverte: Charleroi, 2015, p. 149-191. xxx xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/169606


Working Papers


1. Morault, Pauline; de la Croix, David. Winners and Losers from the Protestant Reformation: An Analysis of the Network of European Universities. 2022. 70 p. THEMA Working Paper 2022-11. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/261076

2. Goni Trafach, Marc; de la Croix, David. Nepotism vs. Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital in Academia (1088–1800). 2021. 49 p. Discussion Paper Institutt for Samfunnsøkonomi 09/2021. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/258746 ; https://openaccess.nhh.no/nhh-xmlui/handle/11250/2734312

3. Mercier, Marion; Pensieroso, Luca; Mariani, Fabio. Left-Handedness and Economic Development. 2021. 68 p. IZA Discussion Paper 14237. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/253509

4. Rees, Alice; Decoster, Charline; Rizzi, Ester Lucia. Belgian family policy from a comparative perspective: What works and what is missing. 2021. xxx xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/245814

5. Doignon, Yoann; Eggerickx, Thierry; Rizzi, Ester Lucia. The spatial diffusion of nonmarital cohabitation in Belgium over 25 years: geographic proximity and urban hierarchy. 2020. xxx xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/235522

6. Goni Trafach, Marc; de la Croix, David. Nepotism vs. Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital in Academia (1088-1800). 2020. CEPR Discussion Paper 15159. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/243923

7. Blasutto, Fabio. Cohabitation vs Marriage: Mating Strategies by Education in the USA. 2020. 52 p. IRES Discussion papers 2020023. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/231996

8. Ma, Li; Rizzi, Ester Lucia. Children and Divorce in China. Does a boy protect marriage?. 2018. / p. SRRD 8. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/197024

9. Chabé-Ferret, Bastien; Gobbi, Paula Eugenia. Economic Uncertainty and Fertility Cycles: The Case of the Post-WWII Baby Boom. 2018. 44 p. CEPR Discussion Papers 13374. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/214410

10. Chabé-Ferret, Bastien; Bezin, Emeline; de la Croix, David. Strategic Fertility, Education Choices and Conflicts in Deeply Divided Societies. 2018. 58 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2018-11. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/214412

11. Rizzi, Ester Lucia; Dantis, Charalampos. Economic Uncertainty and First Birth in Greece. 2017. 18 p. Démographie et sociétés 9. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/197091

12. Schneider, Eric B.; de la Croix, David; Weisdorf, Jacob. "Decessit sine prole" Childlessness, Celibacy, and Survival of the Richest in Pre-Industrial England. 2017. 51 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2017-1. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/180081

13. Ma, Li; Turunen, Jani; Rizzi, Ester Lucia. Divorce Chinese Style. 2017. 32 p. Stockholm Research Reports in Demography 12. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/197112

14. Lebedinski, Lara; Chabé-Ferret, Bastien; Battaglia, Marianna. Segregation and Fertility: the Case of the Roma in Serbia. 2017. 34 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2017-11. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/186462

15. Pensieroso, Luca; Sommacal, Alessandro. Agriculture to Industry: the End of Intergenerational Coresidence. 2017. 18 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2017-7. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/185024

16. Pommeret, Aude; de la Croix, David. Childbearing Postponement, its Option Value, and the Biological Clock. 2017. 42 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2017-16. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/187889

17. Frigo, Annalisa; Roca Fernandez, Eric. Now She Is Martha then She Is Mary”: the Influence of Beguinages on Attitudes Toward Women. 2017. 67 p. UniCredit Working Papers Series 95. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/197088

18. Zaharieva, Anna; Iftikhar, Zainab. General Equilibrium Effects of Immigration in Germany: Search and Matching Approach. 2017. 44 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2017-8. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/185594

19. Gobbi, Paula Eugenia; d'Albis, Hippolyte; Greulich, Angela. Having a Second Child and Access to Childcare: Evidence from European Countries. 2017. 39 p. CES Working Papers 2017-09. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/182385

20. Rizzi, Ester Lucia; Mikucka, Malgorzata. Does it take a village to raise a child? The buffering effect of relationships with relatives for parental life satisfaction.. 2016. FORS working papers 2016-1. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/170969

21. Gobbi, Paula Eugenia; de la Croix, David. Population Density, Fertility and Demographic Convergence in Developing Countries. 2016. 66 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2016-3. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/170358

22. Brée, Sandra; de la Croix, David. Key Forces Behind the Decline of Fertility: Lessons from Childlessness in Rouen before the Industrial Revolution. 2016. 29 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2016-14. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/174871

23. Chabé-Ferret, Bastien. Adherence to Cultural Norms and Economic Incentives: Evidence from Fertility Timing Decisions. 2016. 43 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2016-23. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/177072

24. Stelter, Robert. Fertility and health insurance types in Germany. 2016. 83 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2016-21. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/176864

25. de la Croix, David; Perrin, Faustine. French Fertility and Education Transition: Rational Choice vs. Cultural Diffusion. 2016. 36 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2016-7. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/172572

26. Pensieroso, Luca; De Vroey, Michel. The Rise of a Mainstream in Economics. 2016. 27 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2016-26. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/178096

27. Doepke, Matthias; de la Croix, David; Mokyr, Joel. Clans, Guilds, and Markets: Apprenticeship Institutions and Growth in the Pre-Industrial Economy. 2016. 71 p. IRES Discussion Papers; NBER Working Paper 2016-9; 22131. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/172953

28. Chabé-Ferret, Bastien; Machado, Joël; Wahba, Jackline. Return Plans and Migrants' Behavior. 2016. 34 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2016-16. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/176234

29. Stelter, Robert; Baudin, Thomas. Rural exodus and fertility at the time of industrialization. 2016. 68 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2016-20. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/176863

30. Granelli, Lucia. Family Tax Policy in a Model with Endogenous Fertility à la Barro-Becker. 2016. 28 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2016-10. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/173467

31. Roca Fernandez, Eric. Inheritance Systems and the Dynamics of State Capacity in Medieval Europe. 2016. 49 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2016-4. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/171989

32. Mercier, Marion; Verdier, Thierry; Mariani, Fabio. Diasporas and Conflict. 2016. 36 p. IRES Discussion Papers; IZA Discussion Papers 2016-24; 10274. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/177089

33. Parys, Juliane; Gobbi, Paula Eugenia; Schwerhoff, Gregor. Intra-Household Allocation of Parental Leave. 2015. 49 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2015-20. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/167502

34. Pensieroso, Luca; Mariani, Fabio; Camacho, Carmen. Illegal Immigration and the Shadow Economy. 2015. 31 p. IRES Discussion Papers; IZA Discussion papers 2015014; 9545. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/161918

35. Ruyssen, Ilse; Salomone, Sara. Female migration: a way out of discrimination?. 2015. 46 p. CESifo Working Papers 5572. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/182034

36. Baudin, Thomas; de la Croix, David. La croissance économique. 2015. 20 p. IRES Discussion Papers 2015021. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/167688