Paris School of Economics

Paris School of Economics

- Economics and Finance Ranking

France Established: 2006 Scholars: 14
Best Scientists Overview

Best scientists

Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-index using data compiled from Microsoft Graph by December 6th 2021.

This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Economics and Finance discipline and affiliated with Paris School of Economics. There are a total of 14 researchers included with 5 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in Paris School of Economics is 569 with a mean value for the h-index of 40.64. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in Paris School of Economics is 1,717 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 122.64.


Paris School of Economics

Paris School of Economics (PSE) is a public educational institution in Paris, France. Colloquially known as Ecole d’Economie de Paris, it was founded in 2006 as a coalition of grandes écoles and universities but its origins can be traced back to 1988. It is the brainchild of the University of Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne, the Ecole des Ponts, the Ecole Normale Superieure, and the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales. PSE is also recognized worldwide for having one of the best economics departments.

Paris School of Economics Key Statistics

PSE’s academic structure is organized into a graduate school, known as the Paris Graduate School of Economics. It offers postgraduate courses in various learning areas, including international economics, econometrics, macroeconomics, and political economy.

The university has a student population of more than 200. They are being supervised by over 100 academic staff members. Among its most notable alumni are academic professors, such as Thomas Philippon of New York University, Gabriel Zucman of the University of California – Berkeley, and Emmanuel Farhi of Harvard University.

Other Paris School of Economics key statistics are its wide range of academic and administrative facilities and services that include summer school, MOOC learning, and student housing. It also has a library that houses a collection of more than 50,000 books, periodicals, and economics journals.

Paris School of Economics Research

PSE has dynamic research teams that closely collaborate with industry leaders in the economics sector. These research teams are funded by grants and fellowships awarded by the French Ministry of Education, the French Scientific Research Foundation, and the AXA Research Fund.

The university has delivered extensive research work in multiple subject areas and is recognized internationally in the fields of economics, inequality, and demographic economics. Paris School of Economics researchers have also attended international research conferences and symposiums, such as EC: Economics and Computation, AAAI: National Conference on Artificial Intelligence, and WINE: Workshop on Internet and Network Economics.

Its most cited research article is Piketty’s (2015) “About capital in the twenty-first century,” which was published in The American Economic Review and has 20,359 citations to date. Meanwhile, PSE’s second most popular research work is Forouzanfar et al.’s (2015) “Global, regional, and national comparative risk assessment of 79 behavioural, environmental and occupational, and metabolic risks or clusters of risks in 188 countries, 1990-2013: A systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013,” which was published in The Lancet and has been cited 4,889 times.

On the other hand, the university’s third most cited research work is Clark et al.’s (2008) “Relative income, happiness, and utility: An explanation for the Easterlin paradox and other puzzles.” This article was published in the Journal of Economic Literature and has 4,093 citations so far.

Other Paris School of Economics research facts and figures are its various research centers and laboratories. Its main research units include the Paris-Jourdan Sciences Economiques, The Centre d’économie de la Sorbonne, and The Centre Maurice Halbwachs.

Its other research facilities include The World Inequality Lab, The European Tax Observatory, Laboratoire d’Economie Expérimentale de Paris, J-PAL Europe, and the Center for Economic and Social History François Simiand.
D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines.
322 World 3 National François Bourguignon

François Bourguignon

Paris School of Economics, France
D-index 64 Citations 24,869 188
450 World 5 National Thomas Piketty

Thomas Piketty

Paris School of Economics, France
D-index 58 Citations 77,045 129
654 World 10 National Andrew E. Clark

Andrew E. Clark

Paris School of Economics, France
D-index 51 Citations 31,509 130
812 World 14 National Thierry Verdier

Thierry Verdier

Paris School of Economics, France
D-index 47 Citations 16,402 156
973 World 17 National Marc Fleurbaey

Marc Fleurbaey

Paris School of Economics, France
D-index 43 Citations 9,809 179
1030 World 20 National David Martimort

David Martimort

Paris School of Economics, France
D-index 42 Citations 19,861 146
1082 World 23 National Hillel Rapoport

Hillel Rapoport

Paris School of Economics, France
D-index 41 Citations 18,951 122
1394 World 30 National Ekaterina Zhuravskaya

Ekaterina Zhuravskaya

Paris School of Economics, France
D-index 36 Citations 9,350 80
1584 World 34 National Agnès Bénassy-Quéré

Agnès Bénassy-Quéré

Paris School of Economics, France
D-index 34 Citations 6,636 124
1845 World 41 National Gilles Saint-Paul

Gilles Saint-Paul

Paris School of Economics, France
D-index 32 Citations 8,499 144
2002 World 44 National Jean-Pierre Danthine

Jean-Pierre Danthine

Paris School of Economics, France
D-index 31 Citations 6,085 83
2046 World 47 National Claudia Senik

Claudia Senik

Paris School of Economics, France
D-index 30 Citations 5,932 62
2054 World 48 National Eric Maurin

Eric Maurin

Paris School of Economics, France
D-index 30 Citations 3,620 51
2141 World 51 National Fabrizio Coricelli

Fabrizio Coricelli

Paris School of Economics, France
D-index 30 Citations 5,998 123

Our research was coordinated by Imed Bouchrika, PhD, a computer scientist with a well-established record of collaboration on a number of international research projects with different partners from the academic community. His role was to make sure all data remained unbiased, accurate, and up-to-date.

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