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Dr Sarah Flèche

Dr Sarah Flèche



Sarah Fleche is a Research Associate at CEP, where she worked as a full-time Research Officer between September 2014 and August 2017. She is also an Assistant Professor in Economics at the Aix-Marseille School of Economics, in France. She previously worked as a consultant at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development and completed her PhD in Economics at the Paris School of Economics in October 2014.

Dr Sarah Flèche's current areas of research are:

  • Sarah is an applied micro-economist with special interests in labour, education, and behavioural economics. Together with Richard Layard, Andrew Clark, Nattavudh Powdthavee and George Ward she was involved in a project to build a model of determinants of wellbeing over the life course. Her work has focused on happiness inequality, mental health, social comparisons and institutions. More recently, she has strengthened her interests in education, skill formation, gender economics and time-use.