Policy Papers     

Thomas Baudin

Published Papers:


Cultural transmission and the evolution of gender roles, joint with Victor Hiller, Mathematical Social Sciences, 84, 8-23.



Fertility and Childlessness in the US, joint with D. de la Croix and P.Gobbi, American Economic Review, 105(6) : 1852-1882

Religion and Fertility: The French Connection, Demographic Research, 32(13) : 397-420


The Optimal Trade-Off Between Quality and Quantity with Unknown Number of Survivors, Mathematical Population Studies, 19(2):94-113


Family Policies: What Does The Standard Endogenous Fertility Model Tell Us?, Journal of Public Economic Theory, 13(4) : 555-593


 A Role for Cultural Transmission in Fertility Transitions, Macroeconomic Dynamics, 14(4) : 454-481

Submitted Papers:


Development Policies when Accounting for the Extensive Margin of Fertility, joint with David de la Croix and Paula Gobbi, R&R Second Round, Journal of the European Economic Association

Are good fathers disadvantaged on the remarriage market?, joint with Sandra Brée, submitted to Population

Book Chapters and book projects:


Family Planning is not (necessarily) the priority institution for reducing fertility (2016), joint with P. Gobbi, in Gosseries A. & Gonzalez Ricoy I. The Future of Generations, Oxford University Press, forthcoming.

La croissance  économique: faits, théories et futurs, joint with D. de la Croix - Textbook for students and professors of economics at all university levels, under progress


La croissance économique, joint with D. de la Croix, in Keulener et al. (Eds) La croissance  économique: réalités et perspectives, Editions Université Ouverte, ISBN 978-2-87306-135-7

Works in Progress


Parities along the demographic transition, joint with David de la Croix and Paula Gobbi

Rural exodus and fertility at the time of industrialization, joint with Robert Stelter, first draft

Does religiosity shape the relationship between parenthood and happiness in Europe?, joint with Ester Rizzi and Malgorzata Mickucka

Education and childlessness in India, joint with Koyel Sarkar

Population races as war premises, joint with Keiti Kondi

On the Dynamics of Gender Differences in Preferences, joint with V. Hiller, first draft