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François Contensou
Emeritus Professor, Economics Department

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Curriculum Vitae (pdf)
General Information Research Areas Publications Other Activities
Education
Agrégé des techniques économiques de gestion.
DES de la Faculté de Droit et des Sciences Economiques de Paris.
Diplôme ESSEC.
Research Areas
Areas
Tarification theory, economic thought, evolution of the Russian and East German economies, working time theory, labor market.


Academic Publications
Books
  Macroéconomie. Outils d'analyse, monnaie européenne et ouverture internationale. (with R. Vranceanu). 2d edition. Paris (France)  : Editions ESKA, 2003
  Working Time: Theory and Policy Implications. (with R. Vranceanu). CHELTENHAM (Angleterre)  : Edward ELGAR, 2000
  Introduction à la théorie macroéconomique. (with R. Vranceanu). Paris (France)  : Editions ESKA, 1996


Articles
  "Tarification binomiale du monopsone" (F. Contensou), Revue d'Economie Industrielle, Jun 2008, Vol. -, Issue 122, p. 45‑65
  "Droit, économie et discrimination" (F. Contensou, P. Charléty), Revue Internationale de Droit Economique, Oct 2007, Vol. -, Issue 4, p. 389‑414
  "A Model of Working Time under Utility Competition in the Labor Market" (R. Vranceanu), Journal of Economics, Jan 1998, Vol. 67, Issue 1
  "Structure de coût généralisée et horaire optimal" (R. Vranceanu), Economie et Prévision, Jan 1996, Vol. 4, Issue 125, p. 37‑51
  "Le triangle de Weber : une étude géométrique" (F. Contensou), Revue d'Economie Régionale et Urbaine, Jan 1993, Issue 4, p. 705‑716
  "Les fondements économiques de la concurrence : leur signification pour les industriels et les distributeurs" (B. Yon), Economie et Gestion Agro-Alimentaire, Mar 1987, Issue 3


Chapters
  La marque, l'efficience économique et la formation des prix. In: La Marque. Paris (France) : McGraw - Hill, KAPFERER J.N., THOENIG J.C.. 1989


Working papers
  "Profit-sharing as Tax Saving and Incentive Device" (F. Contensou, M. Chau). Essec Research Center, DR‑04012 Oct 04.
  "Legal Profit-Sharing: Shifting the Tax Burden in a Dual Economy" (F. Contensou). Essec Research Center, DR‑04011 Aug 04.
  "Profit-sharing constraints, effort, output and welfare" (F. Contensou). Essec Research Center, DR‑00032 Nov 00.
  "Working Time and Unemployment in an Efficiency Wage Model" (R. Vranceanu). Essec Research Center, DR‑99034 Nov 99.
  "Interactions on the Quality of Services in Franchise Chains: Externalities and Free-riding Incentives" (J. Lee). Essec Research Center, DR‑99004 Jan 99.
  "Réduction de la durée du travail et complémentarité des niveaux de qualification" (R. Vranceanu). Essec Research Center, DR‑98040 Oct 98.
  "Working Time in a Model of Wage-Hours Negotiation" (R. Vranceanu). Essec Research Center, DR‑98023 Jul 98.
  "Heures supplémentaires et captation du surplus des travailleurs" (F. Contensou). Essec Research Center, DR‑98014 May 98.
  "Effects of Working Time Constraints on Employment: A Two-sector Model" (R. Vranceanu). Essec Research Center, DR‑97007 Mar 97.
  "Two-parts Tariffs : Behavior of the Non-discriminating Monopsony" (F. Contensou). Essec Research Center, DR‑96077 Dec 96.
  "Output Density and the Foundations of Generalized Production Functions" (R. Vranceanu). Essec Research Center, DR‑96066 Nov 96.
  "Daily Working Hours, Unemployment and the Generalised Production Function" (R. Vranceanu). Essec Research Center, DR‑95048 Dec 95.
  "Structure de coût du travail et formation des horaires" (R. Vranceanu). Essec Research Center, DR‑95014 May 95.
  "Le triangle de Weber : une solution géométrique" (F. Contensou). Essec Research Center, DR‑92016 Apr 92.
  "Discrimination et droits d'entrée : théorie de la tarification binômiale par l'acheteur dominant" (F. Contensou). Essec Research Center, DR‑89011 Jan 89.
  "Discrimination et droits d'entrée : conséquences de l'application d'une tarification binômiale par une firme dominante" (F. Contensou). Essec Research Center, DR‑86017 Nov 86.


Other Publications
Articles published in conference proceedings
  "Working-time and Employment in a Cost of Change Model". In : Papers from the 1999 EALE Conference,. Regensburg (Allemagne) : Maastricht University, 1999
  "Effects of Working Time Constraints on Employement : A Two-sector Model", With R. Vranceanu. In : Papers from the 1997 EALE Conference,. Aarhus (Danemark) : University of Aarhus, 1997
  "Daily Working Hours, Unemployment and the Generalised Production Function", With R. Vranceanu. In : Proceedings of the Eighth Annual Conference of the European Association of Labor Economists,. Chania (Grèce) : KEPE (Centre of Planning and Economic Research), 1996


Press articles
  "Après la réforme des retraites". Echos (Les), 02 Mar 2004
  "La TVA à la carte". Monde (Le), 26 Feb 2004
  "L'impasse académique française". Monde (Le), 29 Nov 2003
  "Les 35 heures ou le discours sans la méthode". Monde (Le), 10 Oct 2003
  "La face cachée de la participation". Echos (Les), 28 May 2001
  "Les lois Aubry ou les voiles de l'économie". Echos (Les), 05 Jun 2000


Book reviews
  "Introduction à la microéconomie des entreprises". () Transversalités, 2003


Scientific Activities
Conference Presentations
  "Horaires de travail : analyse microéconomique des conflits", (with R. Vranceanu). XLVe Congrès Annuel de l'A.F.S.E., Paris, France, 26 Sep 1996
  "Optimal Duration of Work, and the Generalised Production Function", (with R. Vranceanu). Annual Meeting of the Pennsylvania Economic Association, Pittsburgh, USA, 28 May 1996
"Weber's Triangle, A Geometric Approach." In the International Congress held in Jerusalem by the European Association of Operations Research. July, 1995.

"Optimal Duration of Work, and the Generalized Production Function." Paper presented to the Annual Meeting of the Pennsylvania Economic Association, May 28 - 30, 1996, Pittsburgh.

"Effects of working-time constraints on employment: a two sector model." Presented at the E.A.L.E. Conference, ARHUS, September, 1997.

Affiliations and Academic Responsibilities
Member of the European Association of Labor Economics.

Consulting & Other Activities
Supervisor of the competitive examination (economics) for entrance at the management level (Adjoint de Direction) in Banque de France.
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