Welcome to my website. My name is Alexandre GAILLARD and I’m currently a PhD student at Toulouse School of Economics specialized in Macroeconomics, Quantitative Economics and Numerical Methods.

My current research covers topics related to inequality, taxation and entrepreneurship.

I’m also a research assistant of Tim Lee (TSE) on problematics related to human capital, inequality and career choice. Finally, I’m teaching assistant in graduate and undergraduate courses of macroeconomics.

Research Interests

  • Macroeconomics
  • Quantitative Economics
  • Numerical Methods
  • Applied Econometrics


  • M.A. 2016


    Toulouse School of Economics

  • B.A. 2014

    Applied Economics

    University of Nantes


  • 20182017

    Research Assistant

    Toulouse School of Economics

  • 20182016

    Teaching Assistant

    Toulouse School of Economics


  • June 2017

    Computing in Economics and Finance (CEF)

    Society for Computational Economics (New York, US)

  • June 2017

    ADEMU Summer School

    Toulouse School of Economics (Toulouse, France)

  • July 2017

    XXII Workshop on Dynamic Macroeconomics

    RGEA (Vigo, Spain)

  • June 2017

    Society for Economic Dynamics (SED)

    Edimbourg, United Kingdom (Scotland)

Scolarship & Award

  • June 2017
    Granted access to confidential French administrative data
    The project title: ``Optimal profit taxation and its impact on labor market and entrepreneurship``, with Stefan Pollinger, Miguel Zerecero and Miren Azkarate-Askasua.
  • 2016
    TSE Research Studentship (€18,000 annum)
  • 2014
    Merit Scolarship from French government (€4,000)

Computer Science


Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do. Pele