Publications of the Chair’s Team

Publications of the Chair’s Team 2019-12-01T16:41:06+00:00

Scientific Articles and Other Publications

Fonseca, R., P.-C. Michaud, T. Galama and A. Kapteyn (forthcoming). “Accounting for the Rise of Health Spending and Longevity”, Journal of the European Economic Association.

Boyer, M., P. De Donder, C. Fluet, M.-L. Leroux and P.-C. Michaud (forthcoming). “Long-Term Care Insurance: Information Frictions and Selection”, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy.

Lacroix G., F. Laliberté-Auger, P.-C. Michaud and D. Parent (forthcoming). “The Effect of College Education on Health and Mortality: Evidence from Canada”, Health Economics.

Michaud, P.-C., A. Van Soest and L. Bissonnette (forthcoming). “Understanding Joint Retirement“, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization.

Boyer, M., S. Box-Couillard and P.-C. Michaud (forthcoming). “Demand for Annuities: Price Sensitivity, Risk Perceptions, and Knowledge“, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization.

Brière, S., B. Fortin and G. Lacroix (forthcoming). « Discrimination à l’embauche des candidates d’origine maghrébine dans la région de la Capitale-Nationale », L’Actualité économique.

Lacroix, G. (forthcoming). “Social Policy and Income Mobility : An Interprovincial Perspective”, Canadian Public Policy.

Fonseca, R. and T. Sopraseuth (2019). “Distribution Effects of Social Security Reforms: the case of France“, Canadian Journal of Economics, 52(3), 1289-1320. doi.org/10.1111/caje.12399.

Fonseca, R., P.-C. Michaud and Y. Zheng (2019). “The Effect of Education on Health: Evidence from National Compulsory Schooling Reforms⁩”, Journal of the Spanish Economic Association (SERIEs), 1-21. 10.1007/s13209-019-0201-0.

Boyer, M., P. De Donder, C. Fluet, M.-L. Leroux and P.-C. Michaud (2019). “A Canadian Parlor Room-Type Approach to the Long-Term Care Insurance Puzzle“, Canadian Public Policy/Analyse de politiques, 45(2), 262-282. doi.org/10.3138/cpp.2018-023.

Lusardi, A., P.-C. Michaud and O.S. Mitchell (2019). “Assessing the Impact of Financial Education Programs: A Quantitative Model“, Economics of Education Review. doi:10.1016/j.econedurev.2019.05.006

Gutierrez, I. A. and P.-C. Michaud (2019). “Job Insecurity and Older Workers’ Mental Health in the United States“, Research in Labor Economics (édition : Health and Labor Markets), 47, 71-98. doi.org/10.1108/S0147-912120190000047004

Beugnot, J., B. Fortin, G. Lacroix and M.-C. Villeval (2019). “Gender and Peer Effects on Performance in Social Networks“, European Economic review, 113, 207-224.

Latulippe, D., and F. Fontaine (2019). “Effective retirement age from employment and full‐time employment, and the impact of the 2008 crisis“, International Social Security Review, 72(2), 23–47. doi.org/10.1111/issr.12204.

Boyer, M., P. De Donder, C. Fluet, M.-L. Leroux and P.-C. Michaud (2019). “Long Term Care Risk Misperceptions“, The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance – Issues and Practice, 44(2), 183–215. doi.org/10.1057/s41288-018-00116-4.

Leroux, M.-L., D. Maldonado and P. Pestieau (2019). “Compliance, Informality and Contributive Pensions”, European Journal of Political Economy. Disponible en-ligne. doi.org/10.1016/j.ejpoleco.2019.01.002.

Bellemare, C., S. Kröger and M. Sossou (2018). “Reporting probabilistic expectations with dynamic uncertainty about possible distributions“, Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 57, 153176.

Bellemare, C., A. Sebald, and S. Suetens (2018). “Heterogeneous guilt sensitivities and incentive effects“, Experimental Economics, 21, 316-336.

Elitcha, K. and R. Fonseca (2018). “Self-Employment, Wealth and Start-up Costs: Evidence from a Financial Crisis“, The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy, vol. 18(3). doi.org/10.1515/bejeap-2017-0187.

Beltempo, M., K. Clement, G. Lacroix, S. Bélanger, A.-S. Julien and B. Piedboeuf (2018). “Association of Resident Duty Hour Restrictions, Level of Trainee and Number of Available Residents with Mortality in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit“, American Journal of Perinatology. doi.org/10.1055/s-0038-1627442.

Beugnot, J., O. Charlot and G. Lacroix (2018). “Does Promoting Homeownership Always Damage Labour Market Performances?“, Journal of Economics. doi.org/10.1007/s00712018-0637-x.

Boisclair, D., G. Lacroix, S. Marchand and P.-C. Michaud (2018). “Individual Financial Returns from Quebec Pension Plan Reform Options: Analyzing Proposals to Renew a Second-Pillar Retirement Income Program“, Canadian Public Policy/Analyse de politiques, 44(2), 134-158. doi.org/10.3138/cpp.2017-038.

Dauphin, A., B. Fortin and G. Lacroix (2018). “Is Consumption Efficiency Within Households Falsifiable?“, Review of Economics of the Household, 16: 3, 737-766.

De Donder, P. and E. Peluso (2018). “Politically Sustainable Targeted Transfers“, Public Choice, 174 (3-4), 301–313. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11127-018-0500-1.

Dostie, B. (2018). “The Impact of Training on Innovation“, ILR Review, vol. 71, no 1, p. 64-87.

Dostie, B. (2018). “Complementarities between firm-sponsored training and information technology use“, Applied Economics Letters, vol. 25, no 19, 1364-1367.

Leroux, M.-L. and G. Ponthière (2018). “Nursing Home Choice, Family Bargaining and Optimal Policy in a Hotelling Economy”, Journal of Public Economic Theory. Disponible en-ligne. doi.org/10.1111/jpet.12327.

Leroux, M.-L. and G. Ponthière (2018). “Working Time Regulation, Risky Lifetime and Fairness“, Social Choice and Welfare, 51: 437. doi.org/10.1007/s00355-018-1123-7.

Boisclair, D., Y. Décarie, F. Laliberté-Auger, P.-C. Michaud and C. Vincent (2018). “The Economic Benefits of Reducing Cardiovascular Disease Mortality in Quebec, Canada“, PLoS ONE, 13(1): e0190538. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0190538

Blancquaert, A., N.-J. Clavet, J.-Y. Duclos, B. Fortin and S. Marchand (2017). « Taux marginaux effectifs d’imposition : une comparaison Québec-Ontario », L’Actualité économique, 93(4), 531-558.

Latulippe, D., S. St-Onge, C. Gagné, F. Ballesteros-Leiva and M.-È. Beauchamp-Legault (2017). « Le prolongement de la vie professionnelle des travailleurs âgés québécois : une nécessité pour la société, les travailleurs et les employeurs? », Retraite et société, 2017(3), N° 78, 45-67.

Bissonnette, L., M. D. Hurd and P.-C. Michaud (2017). “Individual Survival Curves Comparing Subjective and Observed Mortality Risks“, Health Economics 26(12), e285–e303. doi:10.1002/hec.3506

De Donder, P. and M.-L. Leroux (2017). “The political choice of social long term care transfers when family gives time and money“, Social Choice and Welfare, 49(3-4), 755–786. doi:10.1007/s00355-016-0999-3.

Hurd, M. D., S. Rohwedder and P.-C. Michaud (2017). “The Distribution of Lifetime Nursing Home Use and of Out‐of‐Pocket Spending“, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), 114(37), 9838–9842. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1700618114

Fonseca, R., A. Kapteyn and G. Zamarro (2017). “Retirement and Cognitive Functioning: International Evidence”, dans la publication “Financial Decision Making and Retirement Security in an Aging World”, Oxford University Press, sous la direction de Olivia Mitchell.

French, E. B., J. McCauley, M. Aragon, P. Bakx, M. Chalkley, S. H. Chen, B. J. Christensen, H. Chuang, A. Côté-Sergent, M. De Nardi, E. Fan, D. Échevin, P.-Y. Geoffard, C. Gastaldi-Ménager, M. Gørtz, Y. Ibuka, J. B. Jones, M. Kallestrup-Lamb, M. Karlsson, T. J. Klein, G. de Lagasnerie, P.-C. Michaud, O. O’Donnell, N. Rice, J. S. Skinner, E. van Doorslaer, N. R. Ziebarth and E. Kelly (2017). “End-of-Life Medical Spending In Last Twelve Months Of Life Is Lower Than Previously Reported“, Health Affairs, 36(7), 1211-1217. doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2017.0174

Boisclair, D., A. Lusardi and P.-C. Michaud (2017). “Financial Literacy and Retirement Planning in Canada“, Journal of Pension Economics and Finance, 16(3), 277-296. doi.org/10.1017/S1474747215000311

Bissonnette, L. and J. de Bresser (2017). “Eliciting Subjective Survival Curves: Lessons from Partial Identification“, Journal of Business & Economic Statistics online 2017;00:1–1. doi:10.1080/07350015.2016.1213635

Fonseca, R., A. Kapteyn, J. Lee and G. Zamarro (2017). “Does Retirement Make You Happy? A Simultaneous Equations Approach“, dans Insights in the Economics of Aging (David A. Wise, ed.), University of Chicago Press.

Lusardi, A., P.-C. Michaud and O.S. Mitchell (2017). “Optimal Financial Knowledge and Wealth Inequality“, Journal of Political Economy, 125(2), 431–477. doi:10.1086/690950

Boyer, M. and L. Stentoft (2017). “Yes we can (price derivatives on survivor indices)”, Risk Management and Insurance Review, 20(1): 37-62 (2017). doi: 10.1111/rmir.12073

Blouin, C., D. Hamel, N. Vandal, A. D. Barry, E. Lo, G. Lacroix, J. Laguë, M.-F. Langlois, S. Martel, P.-C. Michaud and L. Pérusse (2017). “The economic consequences of obesity and overweight among adults in Quebec“, Canadian Journal of Public Health, 107(6), e507–e513. doi:10.17269/cjph.107.5585

Bissonnette, L., D. Boisclair, F. Laliberté-Auger, S. Marchand, P.-C. Michaud and C. Vincent (2016). “Projecting the Impact of Population Aging on the Quebec Labour Market“, Canadian Public Policy/Analyse de politiques, 42(4), 431–441. doi:10.3138/cpp.2016-035

Fonseca, R. and S. Lord (2016). « Les déterminants du travail autonome au Québec et au Canada (1993-2010) », L’Actualité économique, 92(3).

Légaré, F., N. Brière, D. Stacey, G. Lacroix, S. Desroches, S. Dumont, K.D. Fraser, L.-P. Rivest, P.J. Durand, S. Turcotte, M. Taljaard, H. Bourassa, L. Roy and G. Painchaud Guerard (2016). “Implementing shared decision-making in interprofessional home care teams (the IPSDM-SW study): protocol for a stepped wedge cluster randomised trial“, British Medical Journal – Open 6(11), 2016;6:e014023. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2016-014023

Côté-Sergent, A., D. Échevin and P.-C. Michaud (2016). “The Concentration of Hospital-Based Medical Spending: Evidence from Canada“, Fiscal Studies, 37, 627–651. doi:10.1111/j.1475-5890.2016.12125

Duclos, J.-Y. and M. Pellerin (2016). “The Evolution of Hourly Compensation in Canada between 1980 and 2010“, Canadian Public Policy/Analyse de politiques, 42(3), 250–273.

Michaud, P.-C., E. Crimmins and M. Hurd (2016): “The Effect of Job Loss on Health: Evidence from Biomarkers“, Labour Economics, 41, 194–203.

Garon, J.-D. (2016). “The commitment value of funding pensions”, Economics Letters, 145, 11–14.

Canta, C. and M.-L. Leroux (2016). “Public and Private Hospitals, Congestion and Redistribution”, Journal of Public Economic Theory, 18(1), 42–66.

Delprat, G., M.-L. Leroux and P.-C. Michaud (2016). “Evidence on Individual Preferences for Longevity Risk“, Journal of Pension Economics and Finance, 15(2), 160–179.

Fleurbaey, M., M.-L. Leroux, P. Pestieau and G. Ponthière (2016). “Fair Retirement under Risky Lifetime“, International Economic Review, 57(1), 177-210. doi:10.1111/iere.12152

Boisclair, D., J.-Y. Duclos, S. Marchand and P.C. Michaud (2015). « Une analyse économique de propositions visant à bonifier la couverture du risque de longévité », L’Actualité économique, 91(4) (numéro spécial sur le risque de longévité préparé par l’équipe de la Chaire).

Boyer, M., C. Dorion and L. Stentoft (2015). « Les Modèles factoriels et la gestion du risque de longévité », L’Actualité économique, 91(4) (numéro spécial sur le risque de longévité préparé par l’équipe de la Chaire).

Côté-Sergent, A., J.-Y. Duclos, A. Lekina, S. Marchand and P.-C. Michaud (2015). « Projections de l’état de santé de la population québécoise et impacts sur le risque de longévité d’un régime de retraite à prestations déterminées », L’Actualité économique, 91(4) (numéro spécial sur le risque de longévité préparé par l’équipe de la Chaire).

Leroux, M.-L., P. Pestieau and G. Ponthière (2015). « Longévité différentielle et redistribution : enjeux théoriques et empiriques », L’Actualité économique, 91(4) (numéro spécial sur le risque de longévité préparé par l’équipe de la Chaire).

Laliberté-Auger, F., A. Côté-Sergent, D. Boisclair, Y. Décarie, J.-Y. Duclos and P.-C. Michaud (2015). « Utilisation et coût de l’hébergement avec soins de longue durée au Québec, 2010 à 2050 », Assurances et gestion des risques, 82(3-4), 23-41.

Clavet, N.-J., J.-Y. Duclos, B. Fortin and S. Marchand (2015). “Reforming Old Age Security: Effects and Alternatives“, Canadian Tax Journal/Revue fiscale canadienne, 63(2).

Davila, J. and M.-L. Leroux (2015). “Efficiency in Overlapping Generations Economies with Longevity Choices and Fair Annuities”, Journal of Macroeconomics, 45, 363–383.

Bouchard St-Amant, P-A. and J-D. Garon (2015). “Optimal redistributive pensions and the cost of self-control”, International Tax and Public Finance, 22, 723–740.

Bissonnette, L. and A. van Soest (2015). “Heterogeneity in consumers’ income and pension expectations“, Journal of Pension Economics and Finance, 14(4), 439–465.

Fortin, B. and M. Yazbeck (2015). “Peer effects, fast food consumption and adolescent weight gain“, Journal of Health Economics, 42, 125–138.

Solé-Auró, A., P.-C. Michaud, M. Hurd and E. Crimmins (2015). “Disease Incidence and Mortality Among Older Americans and Europeans“, Demography, 52(2), 593–611.

Raquel Fonseca, Emma Aguila and Alma Vega (2015). “Self-employment, Health Insurance, and Return Migration of Middle-Aged and Elderly Mexican Males” dans “Hispanics in the Americas: How do we plan for a aging population in the U.S. and Mexico.” Sous la direction de William Vega, Kyriakos Markides, Jacqueline Angel, et Fernando Torres-Gil, Springer Science: New York.

Bresson, F. and J.-Y. Duclos (2015). “Intertemporal Poverty Comparisons”, Social Choice and Welfare, 44(3), 567–616.

Duclos, J.-Y. and B. Housseini (2015). “Quality, quantity and duration of lives“, Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d’économique, 48, 1–27.

Entrepreneurship among Older Workers: International Evidence. The Handbook on Entrepreneurship and Aging
Fonseca, R. and S. Parker (forthcoming). Édité par Orsa Kekezi et Mikaela Backman. Edward Elgar publishing.

Recommandations sur l’âge de la retraite pour les régimes de retraite publics canadiens et les programmes d’épargne-retraite donnant droit à une aide fiscale
Latulippe, D. (forthcoming – 04/2019). Énoncé public, Institut canadien des actuaires.

Étude stochastique sur le financement à long terme du Régime québécois d’assurance parentale
Latulippe, D., P.-C. Michaud and G. Lacroix (forthcoming 05/2019). May 2019.

Analyse économique des interventions axées sur la réinsertion sociale des contrevenants québécois
Arbour, W., G. Lacroix and S. Marchand (2018). Rapport, ministère de la Sécurité publique, November 2018, 48 pages.

Le revenu minimum garantie : une utopie ? Une inspiration pour le Québec
Boccanfuso, D., J.-M. Cousineau and R. Fonseca (Expert Committee). Rapport final, vol. 3: Les simulations effectuées. June 2018, 176 pages. www.mtess.gouv.qc.ca/grandsdossiers/revenu_min_garanti.asp.

La sécurité sociale au Québec – Histoire et enjeux
Book (in French) prepared under the direction of Denis Latulippe, professor-researcher at the Chair, reporting on the development of social security in Quebec, making certain observations and highlighting some issues for the future; Presses de l’Université Laval, January 2017, 500 p.

Le comportement des prestataires du RQAP
Chapter by Guy Lacroix, Nicholas-James Clavet and Nicolas Corneau-Tremblay in Retombées économiques et sociales du Régime québécois d’assurance parentale (in French), January 2017

Les effets du RQAP sur la fécondité, la situation économique des parents et les congés parentaux
Chapter by Guy Lacroix, Nicholas-James Clavet and Nicolas Corneau-Tremblay in Retombées économiques et sociales du Régime québécois d’assurance parentale (in French), January 2017

Vieillissement de la population et emploi au Québec : pas de panique!
Popular science text by David Boisclair in L’état du Québec 2017 (in French), November 2016; based on Chair working paper 15-18 and on the corresponding scientific article, published in Canadian Public Policy / Analyse de politiques

Fix the Guaranteed Income Supplement
Brief article by Pierre-Carl Michaud in the March, 2015 issue of Policy Options magazine, part of a dossier on economic priorities looking ahead to the next federal election

Contributions by Jean-Yves Duclos and David Boisclair, by Aurélie Côté-Sergent, Raquel Fonseca and Pierre-Carl Michaud, and by Nicholas-James Clavet and Steeve Marchand
In the March, 2015 issue of Reflets, the journal of the Association québécoise des retraité(e)s des secteurs public et parapublic (AQRP), Quebec’s public sector retiree association (in French)