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Research in the Department of Economics

The Department's main research fields are:

  •  Applied Microeconomics and Microeconomic Theory: industrial economy, competition, social choice theory, organization theory, game theory
  •  Macroeconomics and Labor Economics : fluctuations, commerce, economics, theory of unemployment, economics of education
  •  Sustainable Development and CSR: economics of sustainable development,  climate change, sustainable finance and responsible investment, environmental economics and Corporate Social Responsibilty
Department researchers are members of the Economics group in the EXCESS Laboratory (ENSAE-X Center in Economics, Statistics and Sociology, CNRS unit #9194).

The laboratory belongs to the following networks:

The laboratory is associated with the following education and research chairs:

  • Chaire EDF for Sustainable Development - link
  • Chaire Sustainable Finance and Responsible Investment - link

Research in Economics
at the Ecole Polytechnique:

EXCESS Laboratory
(ENSAE-X Center in Economics, Statistics and Sociology, UMR 9194 du CNRS)

Francis Kramarz

Deputy Directors
Edouard Challe (Ecole polytechnique)
Xavier d'Haultfoeuille (ENSAE)
Valentin Patilea (ENSAI)