Assistant Professor of Economics
Clemence Tricaud’s research focuses on political economy and public economics, specifically voters’ and candidates’ behavior. Tricaud also studies interjurisdictional policies and what happens when neighboring municipalities must jointly make decisions regarding public policy. Her goal is to assess the impact of jurisdiction size on public policies and welfare and identify optimal decision making strategies.
Incumbents in France are reelected less often when all candidates can be repaid for personal outlays
Construction permitting power taken from cities that resisted development
The bandwagon effect boosts the top vote-getter in preliminary rounds