I am a CAGE postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Warwick. My research interests are development economics, economic history and political economy. I am particularly interested in the economic history and development of Sub-Saharan Africa.
"African states and development in historical perspective: Colonial public finances in British and
French West Africa" (with Denis Cogneau and Sandrine Mesplé-Somps)
"Public Finances and Investment in the French Colonial Empire, 1870-1960" (with Denis Cogneau and Sandrine Mesplé-Somps)
"The Effect of Women's Education on Polygyny: Schools, Matching and the Marriage Market in Cameroon" (with Pierre André)
"Questionable Inference on the Power of Pre-Colonial Institutions in Africa" (with Denis Cogneau)
Short term and long term effects of Cameroon's Independence War
Long run history of decentralized power in Africa
Education, nation-building and ethnic identification in Africa
"La Françafrique": history and economics of French post-colonial relations with African countries
I received a PhD in economics from the Paris School of Economics in 2016.