Sandra Poncet homepage

 

University Professor
Economics
Université Paris 1


Email : sandra.poncet@univ-paris1.fr

  



  Curriculum Vitae  Short version(English)PDF Long version(French)PDF
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  Position and Research interests
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Current Position :
Professor at University Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne.
Scientific Advisor CEPII, Paris, France.

Junior Member Institut Universitaire de France (2013-2018).

Research topics:
Economic integration, FDI, trade performance, inequality, economic growth, Chinese economy.


Concours National d’Agrégation de l’Enseignement Supérieur 2008: Rank 3

PhD in Economics. CERDI, Université de Clermont-Ferrand 1 :
Topic : "Integration or Fragmentation of China's domestic market"
Defended :
on December 17th 2003, with honours.
Supervisors : Professeurs Patrick Guillaumont et Jean-Louis Combes
Jury:

  Lionel Fontagné (CEPII)
Jaime de Melo (Université de genève)
Shang Jin Wei (Harvard University)
Mary-Françoise Renard (Université d'Auvergne)

Summary (in French)
PhD dissertation (in French) PDF



  Past Positions
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Sept 08-Aug 11
University Professor Université Paris 11

Feb 05-Aug 08
Maître de Conférences Panthéon-Sorbonne-Economie et Ecole d’Economie de Paris, Université Paris 1, Research Unit TEAM.

September 07 & September 08
Visiting Scholar, Economics Department, Nihon University (Tokyo, Japan).

Jan-April 2007
Visiting Scholar and Assistant professor, Economics Department, University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, US).
Teaching: ECON 461 Development Economics and Economics of China, 4th year of Undergraduate.

May 2004-
June 2005
Post doctoral researcher, Tinbergen Institute. Erasmus University (Rotterdam, Holland), as part of Research Training Network "Trade Industrialization and Development"
under the supervision of Joseph Francois.
Teaching Assistant: International Trade and Growth (40 hours, 1st year, M.Sc. of Economics) in English.

April 2004
Visiting fellow at the Trade Unit Research Department at the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Washington. United-States, under the supervision of Shang Jin Wei.
Collaborative work with Shang Jin Wei on a paper Market Integration and Growth.

March 2004
March 2003

Research Assistant at CTCOE (Centre Textile de Conjoncture et d'Observation Economique) and CEPII. Paris.
Macroeconomic Research on China's trade liberalisation. Participation to the elaboration of "Study on the implications of the 2005 trade liberalisation in the textile and clothing sector" for the European Commission Européenne.


September 2004
September 2002

Teaching assistant. University Paris 13.
Courses: Topics in international economics, 1st year B. sc of Economics


September 2002
June 2002

Summer intern au département recherche de la Banque Mondiale. Development Research Group. Washington. Etats-Unis, sous la supervision de David Dollar.
Macroeconomic Research on the economy of China.
Redaction of an empirical study on Market Integration and Growth in China.


Sept 2001
Sept 1999

Teaching Assistant - University Clermont-Ferrand 1
Courses of project management


February 2000
October 1999

Internship - Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations
Service of Economic Studies on Emerging Countries. Paris.

Macroeconomic forecasts on Asian emerging countries.
Published report on trade-induced transmission of economic crises.



June 1998
April 1998
Assistant of the financial attaché at the Mission Economique et Financière (MEF). Beijing. China.
Monitoring and Analysis of the economy of China.



  Publications
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Publications in refereed journals :

2013, "Product relatedness and firm exports in China" with Felipe Starosta de Waldemar, The World Bank Economic Review, forthcoming. PDF Online Appendix.PDF

2013, "Exchange rate volatility, financial constraints and trade: empirical evidence from Chinese firms" with Jérôme Héricourt, The World Bank Economic Review, forthcoming. PDF Online Appendix.PDF

2013, "Export upgrading and growth: the prerequisite of domestic embeddedness" with Felipe Starosta de Waldemar, World Development, Volume 51, November 2013, p. 104-118. PDF

2013,"Clustering the winners: the French Policy of Competitiveness Clusters", with Lionel Fontagné, Pamina Koenig and Florian Mayneris, Journal of Regional Science, forthcoming. PDF

2013, "Entry on difficult export markets by Chinese domestic firms: The role of foreign export spillover", with Florian Mayneris, World Bank Economic Review, forthcoming. PDF

2013,"Complexité économique et croissance : une application au cas chinois" with Felipe Starosta de Waldemar, Revue Economique, 2013/3 (Vol. 64), p. 495-503. PDF

2013,"French firms at the conquest of Asian markets: The role of export spillovers" with Florian Mayneris Journal of Economic Integration, Vol.28 No.2, June 2013, 354-374. PDF

2013, "Wholesalers in trade" with Matthieu Crozet and Guy Lalanne, European Economic Review, 58, 1-17 PDF supplementary material XLS

2012,"Export sophistication and economic performance: evidence from Chinese provinces" with Joachim Jarreau Journal of Development Economics, 97, pp 281-292. PDF

2011, "How are wages set in Beijing" with José de Sousa Regional Science and Urban Economics, 41 (9-19) PDF

2011, "Economies d'agglomération à l'export et difficulté d'accès au marché" with Pamina Koenig and Florian Mayneris, Economie et Statistiques, 435-436. PDF

2010, "Local Export spillovers in France" with Pamina Koenig and Florian Mayneris, European Economic Review, 54, pp. 622-641 PDF

2010, "Market access impact on individual wages: evidence from China" Review of Economics and Statistics with Laura Hering Vol. 92, No. 1: 145–159.PDF Additional results

2010, "Income per capita inequality in China: The Role of Economic Geography and Spatial Interactions" The World Economy, with Laura Hering, 33 (5), pp. 655-679. PDF

2010, "Financial Constraints in China: the conditioning effect of FDI and State-Owned corporate sector" China Economic Review, with Walter Steingress and Hylke Vandenbussche, 21 (3), 411-422 PDF

2009, "The impact of economic geography on wages: Disentangling the channels of influence" China Economic Review with Laura Hering. Volume 20, Issue 1, March. p. 1-14. PDF

2009, "FDI and credit constraints: firm level evidence in China", Economic Systems with Jérôme Héricourt, Volume 33, Issue 1, march, pp. 1-21 PDF"

2008, China as an integrated area? Magnitude and determinants of Business Cycles with China", Journal of Economic Integration, with Jean Barthélémy, Volume 23, Number 4, p. 896-926, PDF

2008, "Could financial distortions be no impediment to economic growth after all? Evidence from China", Journal of Comparative Economics with Alessandra Guariglia, Volume 36, Issue 4, Dec, pp. 633-657. PDF

2008, "Ampleur et déterminants des cycles d'activité en Chine", Economie et Prévision, with Jean Barthélémy, Numéro 185/4, p. 1-15. PDF

2008, "Accès au marché et salaires individuels en Chine : l’influence de la propriété des firmes", Revue Economique with Laura Hering, 59, N° 3, mai, p. 653-662. PDF

2007, "Foreign Direct Investment in China: Reward or Remedy?", The World Economy, with Olena Havrylchyk, vol 30, p. 1662-1681 PDF

2007, "FDI in China: spillovers and impact on growth", The World Economy, with Nicole Madariaga, p.837-862.PDF

2006, "Provincial migration dynamics in China: Borders, costs and economic motivations", Regional Science and Urban Economics 36, p. 385– 398 PDF

2006, "Economic Integration of Yunnan with the Greater Mekong Subregion”, Asian Economic Journal, 20 (3), 202-317 PDF

2005, "A Fragmented China : Measure and Determinants of China's Domestic Market Disintegration",
13 (3), pp. 409-430 Review of International Economics PDF version Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper

2005, "Protectionnisme et localisation des activités en Chine", with Cécile Batisse, Economie Internationale 101, pp. 61-86. PDF

2005, "Impact des barrières aux échanges sur la croissance économique : le cas de la Chine", Revue Economique, avec Shang Jin Wei, 56, n 3 PDF

2004, "Protectionism and Industry localization in Chinese Provinces", with Cécile Batisse, Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies, Vol 2 (2), pp. 133-154. PDF

2004, "La dynamique des migrations intérieures en Chine: frontières et forces centripètes", Revue Economique.Vol 55, n 3, pp. 623-632 PDF

2003, "Measuring Chinese domestic and international integration?", China Economic Review, 14. 1. p. 1-22. PDF

2002, "Evolution de l'intégration interne et internationale des provinces", Revue Economique, 53. p. 493-503 PDF

Other publications :

Book chapter
"Heterogeneous export spillovers to Chinese domestic firms: the role of the difficulty to enter the destination market" with Florian Mayneris, chapter 6 in book “Firms in the International Economy” MIT press edited by Beugelsdijk and Brakman.
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"Inward and Outward Investment in China", 2012, Chapter in book China and the World Economy: consequences and challenges edited by David Greenaway, Chris Milner and Shuyie Yao, Palgrave. Londres, UK.

"China’s emergence: implications for the European economies", 2011, Chapter in book "A China na nova configuração global : impactos políticos e econômicos" of the Institute for Applied Economic Research (IPEA). Brasilia, Brazil. PDF


"Investissements directs étrangers en Chine", 2007, with Olena Havrylchyk, Chapter in book Négociation et processus d'affaires en Chine et en Asie, Editions Maisonneuve et Larose, Paris.

"L'impact des IDE sur la croissance: application au cas chinois", 2006, with Nicole Madariaga, Chapter in book : La Chine: forces et faiblesses d'une économie en expansion. Edited by 'Yunnan Si and Françoise Hay, Presses universitaires de Rennes. PDF

"Domestic Price Integration and Economic Performance in China", 2006 Chapter in Book : , Globalisation, Competition and Growth in China. Edited by Dr Jian Chen, University of Greenwich and Professor Shujie Yao, University of Middlesex. Taylor & Francis. PDF

"On the measurement of the openness of the Chinese economy", 2002, with J-L Combes and P.Guillaumont,J-L Combes and P.Guillaumont, Chapter
in Book : China and its regions: Economic growth and reform in Chinese Provinces. Edited by M-F Renard.New Horizons in international business. Edward Elgar Publication. PDF

Report
"IMF Quotas at Year 2030", 2007, with Agnès Bénassy-Quéré, Sophie Béreau, Yvan Decreux and Christophe Gouel. report for the French Ministry of Economics and Finances PDF

Other contributions

"What Chinese provinces export matter for their income and export performance", 2010, with Joachim Jarreau, Asia-Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economics.

"Credit allocation in China: firm-level evidence", 2009, with Walter Steingress and Hylke Vandenbussche, Medium for Econometric Applications. PDF

"Commerce inter-provincial", 2006, définition dans le dictionnaire de la Chine contemporaine, sous la direction de Thierry sanjuan, Armand Colin. Amazon.

"Country people moving to the cities: the migratory dynamic", 2005, China Perspectives PDF French version
PDF English version

"China's Domestic Market Fragmentation : Beijing struggles to put regional protectionism to an end", 2004, China Perspectives. number 84, p. 11-20. PDF french version PDF english version

"L'ouverture des provinces chinoises", 2002, Tendances de l'Economie Chinoise. PDF

"Is China Disintegrating? The magnitude of Chinese provinces' Domestic and International Integration" 2002 World Economic Forum (in Chinese) PDF

"Propagation d'un choc de croissance par le commerce: simulations à partir d'élasticités bilatérales", 2000, Zones Emergentes. Article 9, pp.17-26.

Book survey

Quand la Chine change le monde. Book by Erik Izraelewicz, for Universalia, Encyclopaedia Universalis, rubrique « Culture et œuvres ». 2005.

Selling China : Foreign Direct Investment during the Reform Era. Book by Yasheng Huang, for Perspectives chinoises. 2006.n° 93, jan - feb 2006. PDF French version PDF English version


  Working papers
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IN PROGRESS

2013, "Minimum wage and firm level repercussions : evidence from China" with Florian Mayneris and Zhang Tao PDF

2013, "Incomplete VAT rebates to exporters : how do they affect China’s export performance?" with Julien Gourdon and Stéphanie Monjon PDF

2012, "Reputation shocks" with Pamina Koenig

SUBMITTED or UNDER REVISION

2012, "Environmental policy and trade performance: Evidence from China" with Laura Hering PDF

2012, "Export performance and Credit Constraints in China" with Joachim Jarreau PDF

OTHER

2008, "The heterogeneity of the impact of investing abroad: Evidence from matched Japanese firms" with Laura Hering and Tomohiko Inui PDF

2007, "The location of Japanese MNCs affiliates: agglomeration, spillovers and firm heterogeneity" with Tomohiko Inui and Toshiyuki Matsuura PDF

2007, "IMF Quotas at Year 2030" with Agnès Bénassy-Quéré, Sophie Béreau, Yvan Decreux and Christophe Gouel PDF

2005 "Does Higher Trade Cost Depress Growth? Evidence from Within China" with S-J. Wei. PDF



  Contracts and research valorisation
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Responsable de l'ANR Jeunes chercheurs et jeunes chercheuses (JCJC):
Thème: Dynamique des salaires et globalisation en Chine (2006-2009): 70 Keuros
avec Matthieu Crozet, José De Sousa, Laura Hering, Philippe Martin, Rodrigo Paillacar et Farid Toubal.



Direction de recherche:

Direction de thèse
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2013-: Geoffrey Teyssier "How does inequality of opportunity affect growth? Theory and empirical application over a panel of countries" Allocation Ecole Doctorale.

2010-2013: Joachim Jarreau "Economic Policy in Globalization. Four Essays in Economics of Trade and Migration" Position actuelle: Post-doctorat GREQUAM Université Aix Marseille


Direction de post-doctorat
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2011-2012: Thomas Vendryes Position actuelle: Maître de conférence ENS Cachan.

 


Jury de thèses:
Gaëlle Ferrand (septembre 2012-Paris) présidente; Marie-Charlotte Buisson (mars 2012-Clermont-Ferrand) rapporteur.

Yasser Moullan (novembre 2011-Paris 1) présidente; Thomas Vendryes (juin 2011-EHESS) rapporteur.

Carolina Lennon (octobre 2010-Paris 1) rapporteur.

Octavio Escobar (décembre 2009-Paris 9) rapporteur; Rodrigo Paillacar (décembre 2009-Paris 1) suffrageant ; Selin Ozyurt (mai 2009-Paris 9) rapporteur; Vincent Delbecque (mars 2009-Paris 10) rapporteur.

Marie Daumal (octobre 2008-Paris 9) rapporteur.

William Parente (décembre 2007-Paris 1) suffrageant.