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Homepage:http://www.ecn.ulaval.ca/sylvain.dessy/
Postal address:Département d'économique Université Laval, Pavillon DeSève, Local 2176 Sainte-Foy, Qc, Canada G1K 7P4
Workplace:Département d'Économique (Department of Economics), Université Laval (Laval University), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2012

  1. Foreign Direct Investments in Africa's Farmlands: Threat or Opportunity for Local Populations?
    Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE Downloads View citations (3)
  2. The Global Fight against Child Trafficking: How Can It Be Won ?
    Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE Downloads
  3. The Political Economy of Government Revenues in Post-Conflict Resource-Rich Africa: Liberia and Sierra Leone
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
  4. The Political Economy of Social Inclusion
    Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE Downloads

2010

  1. Are Foster Children Made Better Off by Informal Fostering Arrangements?
    Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Is Temporary Emigration of Unskilled Workers a Solution to the Child Labor Problem?
    Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE Downloads
  3. The Economic Foundations of Institutional Stagnation in Commodity-Exporting Countries
    Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE Downloads

2009

  1. Immigration Policy, Remittances, and Growth in the Migrant-Sending Country
    Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE Downloads View citations (2)

2007

  1. Why Is Child Labor Illegal?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Cahiers de recherche, Université Laval - Département d'économique (2001) Downloads View citations (13)

    See also Journal Article in European Economic Review (2008)

2006

  1. Democratic Voting and Social Exclusion
    Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE Downloads
  2. Microfinance and Female Empowerment
    Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Understanding the Persistent Low Performance of African Agriculture
    Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE Downloads

2005

  1. Career Choice, Marriage-Timing, and the Attraction of Unequals
    Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2005) Downloads
  2. On the Mechanics of Trade-Induced Structural Transformation
    Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Macroeconomics (2010)
  3. The Economics of Child Trafficking (Part II)
    Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE Downloads View citations (3)

2003

  1. Endogenous Technical Progress and the Emergence of Child Labor Laws
    Cahiers de recherche, Université Laval - Département d'économique Downloads
    Also in Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE (2003) Downloads
  2. Gender Discrimination, Human Capital, and Marriage
    Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The Economics of Child Trafficking
    Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE Downloads View citations (4)

2002

  1. A Theory of the Emergence of Compulsory Education Laws
    Cahiers de recherche, Université Laval - Département d'économique Downloads
  2. Explaining Cross-Country Differences in Policy Response to Child Labour
    Cahiers de recherche, HEC Montréal, Institut d'économie appliquée Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Canadian Journal of Economics (2003)
  3. Fertility, Education, and Market Failures
    Cahiers de recherche CREFE / CREFE Working Papers, CREFE, Université du Québec à Montréal Downloads

2001

  1. Taxes, Inequality and the Size of the Informal Sector
    Cahiers de recherche, Université Laval - Département d'économique Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2003)
  2. Why Banning the Worst Forms of Child Labour Would Hurt Poor Countries
    Cahiers de recherche CREFE / CREFE Working Papers, CREFE, Université du Québec à Montréal Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Cahiers de recherche, Université Laval - Département d'économique (2001) Downloads
  3. Why Don't Poor Countries Adopt Better Technologies?
    Cahiers de recherche du Département des sciences économiques, UQAM, Université du Québec à Montréal, Département des sciences économiques Downloads

2000

  1. Child Labor and Coordination Failures
    Cahiers de recherche CREFE / CREFE Working Papers, CREFE, Université du Québec à Montréal Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2001)

1998

  1. Education Subsidy, Fertility, and Growth
    Cahiers de recherche, Université Laval - Département d'économique Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Government Expenditures on Education, Fertility Rate, and Child Schooling
    Cahiers de recherche, Université Laval - Département d'économique Downloads
  3. Redistributive Taxation, Democracy and Growth
    Cahiers de recherche, Université Laval - Département d'économique Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, Laval - Recherche en Politique Economique (1998)
  4. The Economics of Private Tutoring
    Cahiers de recherche, Université Laval - Département d'économique Downloads View citations (1)

1996

  1. On the Diffusion of Development: a Late-Industrializing Model
    Cahiers de recherche, Université Laval - Département d'économique
  2. Subsidy-Allocation Rules for Infant Industries
    Working Papers, Laval - Recherche en Energie
    Also in Cahiers de recherche, Université Laval - Département d'économique (1996)

Journal Articles

2010

  1. High-Powered Careers and Marriage: Can Women Have It All?
    The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2010, 10, (1), 1-33 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. On the mechanics of trade-induced structural transformation
    Journal of Macroeconomics, 2010, 32, (1), 251-264 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2008

  1. Why is child labor illegal?
    European Economic Review, 2008, 52, (7), 1275-1311 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2005

  1. A Theory of the Worst Forms of Child Labour
    Economic Journal, 2005, 115, (500), 68-87 Downloads View citations (35)

2003

  1. Explaining cross-country differences in policy response to child labour
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 2003, 36, (1), 1-20 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  2. Taxes, inequality and the size of the informal sector
    Journal of Development Economics, 2003, 70, (1), 225-233 Downloads View citations (49)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

2001

  1. Child labor and coordination failures
    Journal of Development Economics, 2001, 65, (2), 469-476 Downloads View citations (55)
    See also Working Paper (2000)

2000

  1. A defense of compulsive measures against child labor
    Journal of Development Economics, 2000, 62, (1), 261-275 Downloads View citations (81)

Chapters

 
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