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  • Comparing Immigration Policies: An Overview from the IMPALA Database, Forthcoming in International Migration Review joint with B. Burgoon; M. Crock; J. Gest; M. Hiscox; P. McGovern; E. Thielemann; H. Rapoport and J. Schapers.PDF.
  • Climatic factors as determinants of International Migration, joint with Chris Parsons, Forthcoming in the Scandinavian Journal of Economics.PDF. First published as a CES IFO WP Link to CES IFO WP
  • A practioners' guide to gravity models of international migration, Forthcoming in World Economy, joint with Simone Bertoli and Jesus Fernadez-Huertas-Moraga. Link to FEDEA WP
  • The Determinants of International Mobility of Students, joint with L. Ragot and R. Noël New version, Economics of Education Review, 41C, 40-54.
  • Dutch Disease and the Mitigation Effect of Migration : Evidence from Canadian provinces, joint with S. Coulombe and W. Vermeulen, forthcoming in The Economic Journal. PDF Link to CES IFO WP
  • Measuring and Comparing Migration, Asylum and Naturalization Policies Globally: Challenges and Solutions, Forthcoming in Global Policy, joint with A. Boucher, B. Burgoon; S. Challen; M. Crock; J. Gest; M. Hiscox; P. McGovern; E. Thielemann; H. Rapoport.
  • Network Effect in International Migration: Does Education Matter More than Gender? joint with Sara Salomone, Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2013, 115 (2), 354-380. PDF.
  • Skilled migration and the transfer of institutional norms, joint with Khalid Sekkat, IZA Journal of Migration, 2013, 2 (9), 2-19.
  • International Migration, Transfers of Norms and Home Country Fertility, joint with F. Docquier and M. Schiff, Canadian Journal of Economics, 2013, 46 (4), 1406-1430. PDF.
  • Does the Canadian Economy Suffer from Dutch Disease? joint with C. S. Bos and S. Coulombe. Resource and Energy Economics, 2012, 468-492. PDF.
  • Financial Integration and Remittances, joint with E. Lodigiani and R. Vermeulen, Regional Science and Urban Economics, 42(5), 844-857, 2012 . PDF.
  • A Panel Data Analysis of the Brain Gain, with F. Docquier and C. Defoort, World Development, 2011, 39(4), pp 523-532.
  • Diasporas, with F. Docquier and C. Ozden, Journal of Development Economics, 2011, 95, 30-41 .
  • Integration and Stock Market Comovement between Emerging Economies , joint with B. Candelon, Quantitative Finance, 2011, 11(2) 299-312.
  • On the Robustness of Brain Drain Estimates, with F. Docquier and H. Rapoport, Annales d'Economie et de Statistique, 2010, 97/98 , 143-166 .
  • Diaspora Effects in International Migration: Key Questions and Methodological Issues, with F. Docquier and C. Ozden, Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics, 2010, vol. 4, 639-659.
  • The Dark Side of Global Integration: Increasing Tail Dependence, Journal of Banking and Finance, 2010, 34(1), 184-192 (joint with A. Cosma and R. Vermeulen).
  • Should Central Bankers Talk to the Foreign Exchange Markets? Journal of International Money and Finance, 2009, 28 (5), 776-803 (joint with G. Janssen and C. Lecourt).
  • The Impact of FX Central Bank Intervention in a Noise Trading Framework, Journal of Banking and Finance, 2009, 33(7), 1187-119 ( joint with P. De Grauwe and M. Grimaldi).
  • Intervention Policy of the BoJ: a Unified Approach, Journal of Banking and Finance, 2009, 33(5), 904-913 (joint with O. Bernal, J-Y. Gnabo and C. Lecourt).
  • Central Bank Intervention in the Foreign Exchange Markets assessed using Realized Moments, joint with S. Laurent and F. C. Palm., Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money, 2009, 19(1), 112-127.
  • Size Matters: Central Bank Interventions on the yen/dollar case, (joint with A. Szafarz), forthcoming in Brussels Economic Review. PDF
  • Brain Drain and LDC's Growth: winners and losers? , The Economic Journal, 2008,118, 1-27(joint with F. Docquier et H. Rapoport). PDF
  • Measuring International Skilled Migration: A New Database Controlling for Age of Entry, the World Bank Economic Review, 2007, 21, 249-254 (joint with F. Docquier et H. Rapoport).
  • Central Bank Intervention and Exchange Rate Volatility, Its Continuous and Jump Components, International Journal of Finance and Economics, 2007, 12(2), 201-223 (joint with J. Lahaye, C.J. Neely, F. Palm and S. Laurent).
  • Economic Integration and the Diversification of Regional Exports : Evidence from the Canadian-US Free Trade Agreement, Journal of Economic Geography, January 2007; 7: 93 - 111 (joint with Serge Coulombe).
  • The impact of Central Bank Intervention on Currency Components, Journal of Financial Econometrics, Winter 2007; 5: 154 - 183. (joint with Charles Bos and Sebastien Laurentl)
  • Why Do Central Banks Intervene Secretly ? Preliminary Evidence of the BoJ, Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money, 17 (3), Pages 291-306 (joint with Oscar Bernal)
  • The Impact of Central Bank Interventions on exchange rate forecasts heterogeneity, (joint with A. Bénassy and R. Mc Donald), Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 2007, 21 (1), 38-65.
  • One Market, one Money: evidence from North America ,World Economy, 2005, Volume 28, Issue 7, 985-1003 (joint with S. Coulombe).
  • Reported and Secret Interventions in the Foreign Exchange Market, Financial Research Letters, 2004, 1(4), 215-225 (joint with C. Lecourt).
  • Have Sequential Interventions of Central Banks in Foreign Exchange Been Effective? De Economist, 2004, 152(2), 297-308 (joint with S. Laurent and F.C. Palm).
  • Conditional Covariance and Central Bank Intervention in the Foreign Exchange Markets, Journal of Banking and Finance, 2004, 28, 6, 1385-1411.
  • Regional Perspectives on Dollarization in Canada , Journal of Regional Science, 2003, vol. 43, n°3, 541-569 (joint with S. Coulombe).
  • Central Bank Interventions and Jumps in Double Long Memory Models of Daily Exchange Rates, Journal of Empirical Finance, 2003, 10, 641-660 (joint with S. Laurent).
  • Central Bank Intervention and Exchange Rate Volatility : Evidence from a Switching Regime Analysis, European Economic Review, 2003, 47, 5, 891-911, (joint with S. Laurent et C. Lecourt).
  • Volatility Expectations and Asymmetric Effects of Central Bank Interventions in the FX Market”, Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 2003, 17 (1), 55-80.
  • EMU Membership and Business Cycle Phases in Europe : a Markov Switching VAR Analysis", Journal of Economic Integration, 2003, 18 (1), 214-242 (joint with B. Candelon et K. Sekkat).
  • Accounting for Conditional Leptokurtosis and Closing Days Effects in FIGARCH Models of Daily Exchange Rates, Applied Financial Economics, 2002, 12, 589-600 (joint with S. Laurent et C. Lecourt).
  • Central Bank Intervention and Foreign Exchange Rates : New Evidence from FIGARCH estimations "(joint with A. Bénassy-Quéré et C. Lecourt) , Journal of International Money and Finance, 2002, 21, 115-144.
  • Life Cycle Behaviour of US Households : a Non Linear GMM Estimation on Pseudo-Panel Data, joint with F. Bismans, F. Docquier and S. Laurent, Journal of Policy Modeling, 2001, 23, 713-729.
  • Brain Drain and Economic Growth : Theory and Evidence, Journal of Development Economics, 2001, 64 (1), pp. 275-289 (joint with F. Docquier et H. Rapoport) .
  • Determining a Perfect Optimum Currency Area Using Common Cycles (joint with B. Candelon et A. Hecq), Empirica, 2000, vol. 27, n°2, pp. 115-132.
  • La persistance des chocs de volatilité sur le marché des changes s’est-elle modifiée depuis le début des années quatre-vingts ? (joint with S. Laurent), Revue Economique, 2000, n°3, vol. 51, pp. 703-711.
  • L’union économique et monétaire à la lumière de la théorie des zones monétaires optimales : une revue de la littérature, Cahiers Economiques de Bruxelles , 1999, n°162. PDF
  • Inference in Codependence : Some Monte Carlo Results and Applications, Annales d’économie et de statistique, 1999, n°54 (joint with Alain Hecq).
  • Convergence des groupes en Europe : une analyse sur données régionales, Revue d’Economie Régionale et Urbaine, 1999, February (joint with Frédéric Docquier et Alain Hecq).
  • A Stochastic Simulation Model of an Optimum Currency Area", Open Economies Review, 1998, vol. 9, n°3. (joint with Frédéric Docquier).
  • Codependence and Real Convergence , Journal of Policy Modeling, 1998, vol. 20, n°4, August; pp. 401-419. (joint with A. Hecq).
  • Asymmetric Shocks Inside Future EMU , Journal of Economic Integration, 1997 vol. 12, n°2, June, pp. 131-140. (joint with Alain Hecq).
  • Fédéralisme fiscal dans un modèle de zone monétaire optimale, Revue Economique, 1997, n°3, pp. 519-528. (joint with Frédéric Docquier).