Claudia Senik

Professor at Sorbonne University

Claudia Senik was born in Paris, France, in 1964. A former student of the Ecole Normale Supérieure (Ulm), she wrote her PhD thesis at DELTA (EHESS). She is now Full Professor at the University Paris-IV Sorbonne, doing her research at the Paris School of Economics (Paris, France). She is also member of IZA and of the Institut Universitaire de France. Her main research interest is the micro-econometric analysis of income distribution and subjective well-being. She frequently appeals to a comparative approach, based on the different environments in Western versus Eastern Europe.