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Weekly Seminars
  • Department Seminar - Monday, June 16 - (12:00-13:15) Laurent Mathevet (New York University) "Axiomatic Behavior in Repeated Interactions". For additional information
  • Department Seminar - Tuesday, June 17 - (11:00-12:30) David Hemous (Insead): "The Rise of the Machines: Automation, Horizontal Innovation and Income Inequality". For additional information

  • Professor Patricia Crifo received the award "Chevalier de l'ordre national du mérite" for excellent service from the Secretary of Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy
  • Conference Chaire Développement Durable-EDF - La Science du climat, pour l’action : Enseignements des récents rapports des trois groupes de travail du GIEC, June 12, 2014 For additional information...
  • Political Economy Conference in Paris , June 20, 2014
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  • Bernard Sinclair-Desgagné - CIRANO Montréal
  • Johannes Hörner - Yale University
  • Juan-Pablo Montero - Chile


The Ecole Polytechnique Department of Economics is a locus for general research in economics. The main axes of research are:
  • Applied Microeconomics and Microeconomic Theory
  • Macroeconomics and Labor Economics
  • Sustainable Development and CSR.
Leading professors and scholars in the fields of economics come from around the world to present their ideas and pursue their research.
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