See my RePEc page. Also, my dissertation is available here.


The Impact of Within-Party and Between-Party Ideological Dispersion on Fiscal Outcomes: Evidence from Swiss Cantonal Parliaments (with Tjasa Bjedov and Thierry Madies), Public Choice, vol. 161, issue 1-2, October 2014
Working paper version

Working Papers

“Love Thy Neighbour”? Linguistic Differences and Votes for Municipal Secessions in Canada
Revise and Resubmit
Most Recent Version: Coming soon
Does decentralization reduce the risk of secession? An experiment (with Tjasa Bjedov, Thierry Madies, and Marie-Claire Villeval)
Most Recent Version: Coming soon

Work in progress

The Impact of Bidding Wars on the Optimal Investment Decisions of Multi-Establishment Firms (with Pierre-Henri Morand)
Most Recent Version: September 2016
Investment in Public Infrastructure and Regional Bidding Wars for Multi-Establishment Firms (with Pierre-Henri Morand)
Most Recent Version: December 2015

Within-Party and Between-Party Ideological Polarisation in US States  (with Thierry Madiès and Simon Schnyder)

Presentations at Conferences and Seminars

Research Seminar, Toulouse School of Economics (France), December 2015
Meetings of the Association for Public Economic Theory, at the University of Luxembourg, July 2015
Annual Meeting of the Canadian Economics Association, at Ryerson University (Toronto, Canada), May 2015
Spring Meeting of Young Economists, at Ghent University (Belgium), May 2015
Political Economy Workshop, IQSS, Harvard University, Cambridge (USA), April 2015
VATT Internal Seminar, Helsinki (Finland), October 2014
Annual Meetings of the French Economics Association, Lyon (France), June 2014
Journee d'etudes sur l'analyse economique du vote, Le Havre (France), March 2014
Department Seminar, University of Ottawa (Canada), September 2013
International Meeting of PhD Students, at the University of Macedonia (Thessaloniki, Greece), July 2013
PEARL Seminar, at the University of Fribourg (Switzerland), June 2013
Annual Meetings of the European Public Choice Society, at the University of Zurich (Switzerland), April 2013
Sinergia Workshop, at the University of Sankt Gallen (Switzerland), February 2013
European School for New Institutional Economics, in Corsica (France), May 2012
Annual Meeting of the Canadian Economics Association, in Quebec City (Canada), May 2010
Assembly of First Nations National Policy and Planning Forum, in Saskatoon (Canada), March 2010

Other Research Reports

The Labour Market and Economic Performance of Canada’s First Nations Reserves: The Effect of Educational Attainment and Remoteness, with Andrew Sharpe, CSLS Research Report (July 2011)

The Effect of Increasing Aboriginal Educational Attainment on the Labour Force, Output and the Fiscal Balance, with Andrew Sharpe, Jean-François Arsenault and Fraser Cowan, CSLS Research Report (May 2009)

Apprenticeship Issues and Challenges Facing Canadian Manufacturing Industries, with Andrew Sharpe and Jean-François Arsenault, CSLS Research Report (February 2008)

The Potential Contribution of Aboriginal Canadians to Labour Force, Employment, Productivity and Output Growth in Canada, 2001–2017, with Andrew Sharpe and Jean-François Arsenault (November 2007)