Samuel LigonniereI am an Associate Professor of Economics (maître de conférences) at the University of Strasbourg. I hold a Ph.D. in Economics from LEM-CNRS University of Lille and from Ecole Normale Supérieure Paris-Saclay.

I investigate the causes and consequences of the credit distribution, with a emphasis on income inequality. 

Head of the Master International Project Management, I am also an elected board member of the french Economic Association (AFSE) and scientific advisor to the chaire RENEL.

My Curriculum Vitae is here in english and in french

I also organize the sixth Doctoral Workshop on Quantitative Dynamic Economics (Strasbourg, October, 5-6, 2023). This workshop is organized by the Aix-Marseille School of Economics, the University of Konstanz, the University Carlos III of Madrid, ICAE Universidad Complutense de Madrid, and the University of Strasbourg. Please find here the Call for Papers.


1. Structure of Income Inequality and Household Leverage: Cross-Country Causal Evidence, European Economic Review, 2021, 132 (with Rémi Bazillier and Jérôme Héricourt). See also Lettre du CEPII N°379. In the media: Le Monde, The Conversation

2. Trilemma, Dilemma and Global Players, Journal of International Money and Finance, 2018, 85(6), 20-39. Supplementary Material

In french:

1.  Le fonds de sortie des emprunts toxiques: une alternative au contentieux? Revue d’Economie Politique, 132(2), 313-340 (with Maxime Fajeau and Alexandre Mayol)

2. La relation circulaire entre inégalités de revenu et finance: tour d’horizon de la littérature et résultats récents, Revue d’Economie Financière, 2018, 128(1), 127-152 (with Rémi Bazillier and Jérôme Héricourt).