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Yves Zenou


Yves Zenou is a Professor of Economics at Monash University (Melbourne, Australia) since January 2016. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Paris II in 1991. He has among other been a Professor at Stockholm University (2007-2015), Visiting Professor at University of California, Berkeley (2009-2010), Professor at University of Southampton, United Kingdom (2000-2003), as well as a researcher at CORE, Belgium (1994-1996).

Affiliated Researcher

Yves Zenou

Monach University, Melbourne, Australia
Research interests: Criminality, Discrimination, Integration, Social norms, Urban and regional economics

Among the questions that Yves Zenou tries to answer with his research:

  • How the structure of social networks affects individual outcomes?
  • How social networks assist to find the quality of a product?
  • Which delinquent should we remove from a network to reduce as much as a possible total crime?
  • Which bank should we bail out to avoid a financial crisis?
  • Are parents or peers more important in the transmission of the strength of religion?
Current writings

Published at IFN
Scientific Articles in English
Book Chapters
Working Papers
Articles in Swedish
Policy Papers
Popular Science