Raphael Godefroy


I am an associate professor in economics at the University of Montreal.


My research is in applied economics, political economy, development and health economics.





Research


Publications

Estimates of COVID-19 Cases Across Four Canadian Provinces [pdf]
(with David Benatia and Joshua Lewis)
Canadian Public Policy, 46.S3 (2020): S203-S216.

How Women's Rights Affect Fertility: Evidence from Nigeria [pdf]
Economic Journal 129.619 (2019): 1247-1280.

Does Male Education Affect Fertility? Evidence from Mali [pdf]
(with Joshua Lewis)
Economics Letters 172 (2018): 118-122.

Parliament Shapes and Sizes [pdf]
(with Nicolas Klein)
Economic Inquiry 56.4 (2018): 2212-2233.

Voter Turnout and Fiscal Policy [pdf]
(with Emeric Henry)
European Economic Review, 89 (2016): 389-406.

Choosing Choices: Agenda Selection with Uncertain Issues [pdf]
(with Eduardo Perez-Richet)
Econometrica, 81, no. 1 (2013): 221-253.

Les Taxes sur les Cigarettes sont-elles Régressives? [pdf]
[Are Cigarette Taxes Regressive?]
Economie publique, 13 (2004).



Working papers

National institutions and self-insurance [pdf]
(with Joshua Lewis)

Estimating COVID-19 Prevalence in the United States: A Sample Selection Model Approach [pdf]
(with David Benatia and Joshua Lewis)

What Explains the Socioeconomic Status-Health Gradient? Evidence from Workplace COVID-19 Infections [pdf]
(with Joshua Lewis)

Disease, Drought, and Development: Effects of the 1890s Cattle Plague in Sub-Saharan Africa
(with Joshua Lewis and Lucienne Talba)

Delay in diagnosis and probability of survival: an estimation procedure with an application to melanoma
(with David Benatia)

The Impact of uncertainty on agriculture [pdf]
(with Joshua Lewis)

The Birth of the Congressional Clinic



Policy work/Op-eds

Principaux moyens de lutte contre la propagation du SARS-COVID-19. in La santé au coeur de la relance économique du Québec. Report for the Quebec Ministry of Finance released in August 2020. [pdf]

Y a-t-il trop de parlementaires en France [pdf]
Les Echos 2018 (with Nicolas Klein)





Teaching


Econométrie Appliquée - Honor ECN 4160


Economie du Comportement Social ECN 3650


Economie des Services de Santé ECN 6983




Contact:
Raphael Godefroy
Département de sciences économiques
Université de Montréal
3150 rue Jean-Brillant
Montréal QC H3T 1N8
Canada
raphael.godefroy (at) umontreal.ca