Raouf Boucekkine

Universite Catholique de Louvain

IRES Vice-President, Research director

3, Place Montesquieu

Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES)

1348 Louvain-la-Neuve

Belgium

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1.

Growth vs. Level Effect of Population Change on Economic Development: An Inspection into Human-Capital-Related Mechanisms

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Jan 2012
Raouf Boucekkine, Blanca Martinez and J. R. Ruiz Tamarit
Universite Catholique de Louvain, Universite Catholique de Louvain and University of Valencia - Department of Economic Analysis
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Human Capital, Population Growth, Population Size, Endogenous Growth, Level Effect, Growth Effect

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Vintage Capital

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2006/24
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 03 Aug 2006
Raouf Boucekkine, David de la Croix and Omar Licandro
Universite Catholique de Louvain, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES) and European University Institute - Economics Department (ECO)
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Obsolescence, embodiment, technology diffusion, vintage human capital

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Technological Progress, Organizational Change and the Size of the Human Resources Department

IRES Discussion Paper No. 2007-047, UCL Economics Discussion Paper No. 2007-47, Catholic University of Louvain Paper No. 2008-01
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Mar 2008
Raouf Boucekkine, Patricia Crifo and Claudio Mattalia
Universite Catholique de Louvain, Ecole Polytechnique, Paris - Laboratoire d'Econometrie and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Faculty of Economic, Social and Political Sciences
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Information Technology, Organizational Change, Human Capital,

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Special Functions for the Study of Economic Dynamics: The Case of the Lucas-Uzawa Model

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/84
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Apr 2005
Raouf Boucekkine and J. R. Ruiz Tamarit
Universite Catholique de Louvain and University of Valencia - Department of Economic Analysis
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special functions, hypergeometric functions, optimal control, Lucas-Uzawa model, economic dynamics

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Bridging the Gap between Growth Theory and the New Economic Geography: Spatial Ramsey Model

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2006/72
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Nov 2006
Raouf Boucekkine, Carmen Camacho and Benteng Zou
Universite Catholique de Louvain, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Department of Economics and Bielefeld University - Center for Mathematical Economics
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Ramsey model, Economic geography, Parabolic equations, Optimal control

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Adoption and Diffusion of Cost Reducing Innovations: Cournot Competition in Duopoly

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/85
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 15 Apr 2005
Raouf Boucekkine, Omar Licandro and Antonio Minniti
Universite Catholique de Louvain, European University Institute - Economics Department (ECO) and University of Bologna
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adoption, diffusion, differentiated duopoly

Technological Progress, Obsolescence and Depreciation

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2006/27
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Aug 2006
Raouf Boucekkine, Fernando Del Río and Blanca Martinez
Universite Catholique de Louvain, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela - Department of Fundamentals of Economic Analysis and Universite Catholique de Louvain
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Vintage capital, operation costs, embodied technical progress, age-related depreciation, obsolescence

Technological Progress, Obsolescence, and Depreciation

Oxford Economic Papers, Vol. 61, Issue 3, pp. 440-466, 2009
Posted: 04 Jul 2009
Raouf Boucekkine, Fernando del Río and Blanca Martínez
Universite Catholique de Louvain, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Universidad de Alicante - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences

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Optimal Control in Infinite Horizon Problems: A Sobolev Space Approach

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/89
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Jun 2005
Cuong Le Van, Raouf Boucekkine and Cagri Saglam
Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, Universite Catholique de Louvain and Bilkent University
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Optimal control, Sobolev spaces, Transversality conditions, Order ideal

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On the Timing of Political Regime Changes: Theory and Application to the Arab Spring

FEEM Working Paper No. 104.2014
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Raouf Boucekkine, Fabien Prieur and Klarizze Puzon
Universite Catholique de Louvain, INRA-LAMETA, Université Montpellier I and Université Montpellier I
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Political Transitions, Revolution, Natural Resources, Optimal Timing, Regime Switching, Dynamic Game

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Capital Maintenance Versus Technology Adoption Under Embodied Technical Progress

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2006/58
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Aug 2006
Raouf Boucekkine, Blanca Martinez and Cagri Saglam
Universite Catholique de Louvain, Universite Catholique de Louvain and Bilkent University
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Technology adoption, maintenance, vintage capital, dynamics

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Machine Replacement, Technology Adoption and Convergence

IRES Working Paper No. 9925
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 24 Feb 2001
Raouf Boucekkine and Blanca Martinez
Universite Catholique de Louvain and Universite Catholique de Louvain
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Human Capital Accumulation and the Transition from Specialization to Multi-Tasking

Macroeconomic Dynamics,12: 320-344
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 31 May 2007 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2013
Patricia Crifo and Raouf Boucekkine
Ecole Polytechnique, Paris - Laboratoire d'Econometrie and Universite Catholique de Louvain
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information technologies, organizational change, human capital, specialization, multi-tasking, dynamics.

13.

Disentangling the Demographic Determinants of the English Take-Off: 1530-1860

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2007/33
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Aug 2007
Raouf Boucekkine, David de la Croix and Dominique Peeters
Universite Catholique de Louvain, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES) and Catholic University of Louvain
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Global Dynamics and Imbalance Effects in the Lucas-Uzawa Model: Further Results

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2007/25
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 16 Aug 2007
Raouf Boucekkine, Blanca Martinez and J. R. Ruiz Tamarit
Universite Catholique de Louvain, Universite Catholique de Louvain and University of Valencia - Department of Economic Analysis
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Lucas-Uzawa, hypergeometric functions, imbalance effects, global dynamics

15.

Early Literacy Achievements, Population Density and the Transition to Modern Growth

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2005/26
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Jan 2006
Raouf Boucekkine, David de la Croix and Dominique Peeters
Universite Catholique de Louvain, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES) and Catholic University of Louvain
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Human Capital, Population Density, Education Investment, School Location, Technical Progress

16.

A Theory of Dynamics and Inequalities Under Epidemics

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2007/37
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 30 Aug 2007
Raouf Boucekkine and Jean‐Pierre Laffargue
Universite Catholique de Louvain and Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - Centre Maison des Sciences Economiques
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Epidemics, orphans, income distribution, endogenous survival, medium-term dynamics

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A Lipsetian Theory of Democratization: Development, Education, Inequality, and Resources

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6283
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Feb 2017
Raouf Boucekkine, Paolo G. Piacquadio and Fabien Prieur
Universite Catholique de Louvain, University of Oslo - Department of Economics and LAMETA, Université Montpellier I and INRA
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democratization, human capital, Lipset’s theory, resource curse

18.

Imbalance Effects in the Lucas Model: An Analytical Exploration

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/8
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Feb 2007
Raouf Boucekkine and J. R. Ruiz Tamarit
Universite Catholique de Louvain and University of Valencia - Department of Economic Analysis
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imbalance effects, Lucas model, externality, analytical solution

19.

Impacts of Emission Reduction Policies in a Multi-Regional Multi-Sectoral Small Open Economy with Endogenous Growth

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2007/11
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 Mar 2007
Raouf Boucekkine and M. Germain
Universite Catholique de Louvain and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)
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Pollution permits, Grand-fathering, Sectoral spillovers, Multi-regional economy, Endogenous growth

20.

Modelling Vintage Structures with Ddes: Principles and Applications

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/47
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Oct 2006
Raouf Boucekkine, David de la Croix and Omar Licandro
Universite Catholique de Louvain, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES) and European University Institute - Economics Department (ECO)
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demography, economic growth, vintage structures, optimal control, differential-difference equations, state-dependence

21.

The Development Problem Under Embodiment

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 42-58, February 2006
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 May 2006
Raouf Boucekkine, Blanca Martínez and Cagri Saglam
Universite Catholique de Louvain, Universidad de Alicante - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences and Bilkent University
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Optimal Recycling Under Heterogeneous Waste Sources and the Environmental Kuznets Curve

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 Feb 2018
Fouad El Ouardighi, Konstantin Kogan and Raouf Boucekkine
ESSEC Business School, Bar-Ilan University - Department of Management and Universite Catholique de Louvain
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Economic growth, Capital, Consumption, Polluting waste, recycling efforts

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Early Mortality Declines at the Dawn of Modern Growth

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 105, pp. 401-418, September 2003
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 03 Oct 2003
Raouf Boucekkine, David de la Croix and Omar Licandro
Universite Catholique de Louvain, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES) and European University Institute - Economics Department (ECO)
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24.

Why are Inflation Forecasts Sticky? Theory and Application to France and Germany

Banque de France Working Paper No. 650
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Dec 2017
Frederique Bec, Raouf Boucekkine and Caroline Jardet
Banque de France, Universite Catholique de Louvain and Banque de France
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Forecast revision, binary choice models, information and communication costs

25.

Capital Maintenance as a Key Development Tool

Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 57, Issue 5, pp. 547-567, November 2010
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Sep 2010
Raouf Boucekkine, Blanca Martinez and Cagri Saglam
Universite Catholique de Louvain, Universite Catholique de Louvain and Bilkent University
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Viable Ramsey Economies

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, Vol. 47, Issue 2, pp. 422-441, 2014
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 31 Jul 2014
Noël Bonneuil and Raouf Boucekkine
National Institute of Demographic Studies (INED) and Universite Catholique de Louvain
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