Are we all equal when it comes to weight?

Dialogues économiques
Using a novel approach applied to the populations of France, the United Kingdom and the United States, economists explore inequalities in Body Mass Index and highlight a disparity between men and women.
April 03rd 2024

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Podcast interview with Frédéric Deroïan

Only in French | Interview with Frédéric Deroïan (CNRS / AMSE) on Radio Grenouille.
May 20th 2024
  • Dialogues économiques

How can we assess the impact of deliberation on people's votes?

Consensus conferences, citizens' assemblies, neighbourhood councils, etc. Since the 1980s, deliberation has emerged as a response to the crisis of democracy. But how do you measure its value and impact? For the first time, a team of researchers has studied the role of the tools used to gather participants' opinions.
May 22nd 2024
  • Dialogues économiques

How can technology help limit climate change?

At a time when "carbon neutrality" is the central theme of international climate conferences, a team of economists is studying ways that could make this goal a reality.
May 07th 2024