Department of Economics

Commerce de détail vaudois : Comment la branche résiste-t-elle?
Janvier 2023 | le commerce de détail vaudois a dû faire face ces dix dernières années à un environnement économique toujours plus hostile.
PIB vaudois: malgré la résistance de la demande intérieure, la croissance ralentit
Janvier 2023 | La robustesse de la demande intérieure ne compense pas les effets du ralentissement de la conjoncture mondiale. a new online index of the job market evolution
The platform is the result of a collaborative effort between HEC Lausanne at the University of Lausanne, KOF at ETH Zurich and the private company x28 AG, and provides an ongoing means of monitoring trends in the labour market in Switzerland. The index is updated weekly and records changes in the number of vacancies, based on the data published on most of the country’s job portals and company websites. The platform was created in the context of the national research program on the digital transformation.
Academic excellence: thesis prizes winners 2022
Eight PhD graduates from the Faculty of Business and Economics at the University of Lausanne were awarded prizes during the Annual Doctoral Event on Thursday December 1st, 2022. The Dean’s Office warmly congratulates the researchers concerned.
Sébastien Houde, new associate professor at HEC Lausanne
On August 1, 2022, Sébastien Houde joined the Department of Economics at the Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Lausanne, as Associate Professor. His areas of expertise are the energy policy tools.
Recent publications
D. Rohner, M. Thoenig. Networks in Conflict. Econometrica.
Dogan B. How to control controlled school choice. American Economic Review.
Berman N., Couttenier M., Rohner D., Thoenig M. This mine is mine! American Economic Review.
Working papers
22.10 Déborah Kistler, Su Nanxu,Christian Thoeni
Salience in Public Goods Games- June 2022
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22.09 Caterina Pavese, Enrico Rubolino
Austerity Harmed Student Achievement -May 2022
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22.08 Dominic Rohner
Conflict, Civil Wars and Human Development - April 2022
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