Léa Cimelli

PhD Student
Secretariat : Carole Guette + (33) 1 56 06 57 36

Research field(s)

PhD thesis title : "The economic consequences of
union disruption at old age in France"

Topics of interest :
- Family economics
- Public economics
- Gendered inequalities
- Life Cycle
- Retirement
- Divorce, widowhood, break-ups
- Familial solidarity

PhD thesis's goals :
- Measuring variations in economic well-being and
income after divorce or upon entering widowhood when
people are 50 years old and older in a French
- Evaluating individual strategies to deal with said
variations (through the job or the marriage markets)
and public policies' impacts on it;
- Assessing collective strategies to deal with the
shock of union disruption (through family

Research teams

Economic Demography

More information about his·her Research

Life course and socioeconomic inequalities

Some publications

Working papers : "The economic consequences of gray divorce in France", with Carole Bonnet and Anne Solaz

"How to identify union dissolution in EDP's fiscal data", technical note for Big_Stat project

Teaching activities, other functions, titles

- 2020-2021 : micro-economics (tutorials), second
year of bachelor in economics, Paris 1 Panthéon
Sorbonne University.