Online Articles


"Environmental Preferences and Technological Choices: Is Market Competition Clean or Dirty?", Philippe Aghion, Roland Bénabou, Ralf Martin, Alexandra Roulet, January, 2021.


"A Theory of Falling Growth and Rising Rents", Philippe Aghion, Antonin Bergeaud, Timo Boppart, Peter J. Klenow, Huiyu Li, November, 2020.

"What Are the Labor and Product Market Effects of Automation? New Evidence from France", Philippe Aghion, Céline Antonin, Simon Bunel, Xavier Jaravel, January, 2020.


"The Impact of Regulation on Innovation", Philippe Aghion, Antonin Bergeaud, John Van Reenen, December, 2019.

"Spreading Knowledge across the World: Innovation Spillover through Trade Expansion", Philippe Aghion, Antonin Bergeaud, Timothee Gigout, Matthieu Lequien, Marc Melitz, March 2019.

"Environmental Preferences and Technological Choices: Is Market Competition Clean or Dirty?", Philippe Aghion, Roland Bénabou, Ralf Martin, Alexandra Roulet, March 18, 2019.

"The Innovation Premium to Soft Skills in Low-Skilled Occupations", Philippe Aghion, Antonin Bergeaud, Richard Blundell, Rachel Griffith, March 17, 2019.

"Climate Change, Directed Innovation, and EnergyTransition: The Long-run Consequences of the Shale Gas Revolution", Daron Acemoglu, Philippe Aghion, Lint Barrage and David Hémous, February 28, 2019.

"Environmental Preferences and Technological Choices:Is Market Competition Clean or Dirty?"Philippe Aghion, Roland Benabou, Ralf MartinAlexandra RouletFebruary 15, 2019.


"Monetary Policy, Product Market Competition, and Growth", Philippe Aghion, Emmanuel Farhi et Enisse Kharroubi, Novembre 2018.

"The Inverted-U Relationship Between Credit Access and Productivity Growth", Philippe Aghion, Antonin Bergeaud, Gilbert Cette, Rémy Lecat et Hélène Maghin, août 2018.

"The Social Origins and IQ of Inventors", Philippe Aghion, Ufuk Akcigit, Ari Hyytinen et Otto Toivanen, février 2018.

"Firm Dynamics and Growth Measurement in France" with Antonin Bergeaud, Timo Boppart et Simon Bunel, January 2018.


"The Impact of Exports on Innovation: Theory and Evidence" Avec Antonin Bergeaud, Matthieu Lequien et Marc Melitz, Mars 2017

"Innovation, Firms and Wage Inequality" (Working Paper) Avec Antonin Bergeaud, Richard Blundell et Rachel Griffith, Mars 2017

"Do Entrepreneurship and Self-Employment Respond to Simpler Fiscal Incentives? Evidence from France." (Working Paper) Avec  Ufuk Akcigit, Matthieu Lequien et Stefanie Stantcheva, Mars 2017

"Missing Growth from Creative Destruction" Avec Antonin Bergeaud, Timo Boppart, Peter J. Klenow et Huiyu Li, Mars 2017

"Living the American Dream in Finland: The Social Mobility of Inventors" Avec Ufuk Akcigit, Ari Hyytinen et Otto Toivanen, Janvier 2017


"Turbulence, Firm Decentralization and Growth in Bad Times" Avec Nicholas Bloom, Brian Lucking, Ra aella Saduna et John Van Reenen, Octobre 2016

"Innovation and Top Income Inequality" (Working Paper) avec Ufuk Akcigit, Antonin Bergeaud, Richard Blundell et David Hemous, Avril 2016.


“The Role of Bounded Rationality and Imperfect Information in Subgame Perfect Implementation: An Empirical Investigation” (Working Paper), with Ernst Fehr, Richard Holden, Tom Wilkening, July 27, 2015.

“Innovation and Top Income Inequality” (Working Paper), with Ufuk Akcigit, Antonin Bergeaud, Richard Blundell and David Hémous, June 2015.

“Creative Destruction and Subjective Wellbeing” (Working Paper), with Ufuk Akcigit, Angus Deaton and Alexandra Roulet, April 2015.

“Knowledge Spillovers, Innovation and Growth”, with Xavier Jaravel, The Economic Journal, 2015, 125 (March), 533-573.


“Education and Military Rivalry” (Working paper), with Torsten Persson and Dorothee Rouzet, November 2014.

“Subgame Perfect Implementation under Perfect and Almost Perfect Information: An Empirical Test” (Working paper), with Ernst Fehr, Richard Holden and Tom Wilkening, August 29, 2014. 

“Inducing Leaders to Take Risky Decisions: Dismissal, Tenure, and Term Limits” (Working paper), with Matthew O. Jackson, June 2014.

“Climate Change, Directed Innovation, and Energy Transition: Should We Escape From Coal Through Gas?” (Working Paper), with Daron Acemoglu and David Hémous, May 30, 2014.

“Patent Rights, Product Market Reforms, and Innovation” (Working paper), with Peter Howitt and Susanne Prantl, May 25, 2014.
First Draft : Working paper No. 18854, the National Bureau of Economic Research, February 2013.

“The Causal Effects of Competition on Innovation: Experimental Evidence” (Working Paper), with Stefan Bechtold, Lea Cassar and Holger Herz, March 18, 2014.


“Liquidity and Growth: the Role of Counter-cyclical Interest Rates” (Working paper), with Emmanuel Farhi and Enisse Kharroubi, December 18, 2013.

“Innovation and Institutional Ownership”, with John Van Reenen and Luigi Zingales, American Economic Review, 2013, 103(1): 277-304.


“When Does Domestic Saving Matter for Economic Growth?” (Working paper), with Diego Comin, Peter Howitt and Isabel Tecu, September 2012.
First Draft : Working Paper No. 12275, NBER, June 2006.