Guy Lacroix

Guy Lacroix has a PhD in economics from Laval University, completed postdoctoral studies at Princeton University, and is full professor in the Department of Economics at Laval University. He specializes in labour economics, applied econometrics and the economics of health. His research work looks at the relationships between income security policies and individuals' behaviour on the labour market, and at measuring the effectiveness of job re-entry programs for disadvantaged individuals.

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Projects

Title Country Themes
Validating the collective model of household consumption using direct evidence on sharing Canada Poverty and inequality
‘Work-study’, Internship and Educational Mismatch among Youths: Evidence from Zambia Zambia Labor markets
Access to child care and mothers’ employment quality: lessons from Chile Chile Gender , Impacts of government programs , Labor markets , Children
Understanding youth entrepreneurship in Benin: the role of microcredit uptake and entrepreneur capacity building Benin Labor markets
Civil conflict and labour market outcomes in Sierra Leone Sierra Leone Gender , Education and training , Labor markets , Children
Can Urbanization Improve Household Welfare and Provide Inclusive Opportunities? The Case of Urban Expansion in Ethiopia Ethiopia Gender , Poverty and inequality , Impacts of government programs , Labor markets
Migration, Remittances and Child Schooling in Rural Cambodia Cambodia Education and training , Labor markets , Children
Gender and Age Diversity to Forster Innovation and Productivity Growth Brazil Gender , Labor markets
EMPLOYMENT VULNERABILITY, EARNINGS AND SUBJECTIVE WELL-BEING IN KYRGYZSTAN Kyrgyzstan Gender , Labor markets
Do out-migration and remittances induce shifts to non-farm entrepreneurship among the left-behind? Evidence from Nepal Nepal Gender , Labor markets
Mismatch Unemployment: the case of Macedonia -with special reference to young adults Macedonia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Education and training , Labor markets
Voucher system for social protection of the socially vulnerable remittance receivers in Macedonia Macedonia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Gender , Poverty and inequality , Labor markets
Risk Tolerance, Gender, and Entrepreneurship: The case of the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) Palestinian Territory, Occupied Gender , Education and training , Fiscal policy , Labor markets
Youth self-employment in households receiving remittances in Macedonia Macedonia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Labor markets
Is there discrimination against women entrepreneurs in formal credit markets in Nigeria? Nigeria Gender , Labor markets
Social Protection to the Informal Sector: The Role of Minimum Wage and Income Transfer Policies Argentina Poverty and inequality , Impacts of government programs , Labor markets

Details

Professor Guy Lacroix
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1025, avenue des Sciences-Humaines
Québec (Québec)
Canada
G1V 0A6
T: 4186562024
T: 4186562024
F: 4186562707
Guy.Lacroix@ecn.ulaval.ca

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