Lionel Kesztenbaum

Senior Researcher (tenured) at the French Demographics Institute (INED)
   Unit 11 History and Population
   Unit 08 International migrations and minorities
Co-head of History and Populations Department

Associate Researcher at Paris School of Economics (PSE)
Member of  François Simiand Center for Economic and Social History

Fields of interest

I am working in economic history and in historical demography. More precisely, I am interested in:

  • Differential mortality according to wealth
  • Migration and immigration
  • Population ageing
  • Intergenerational wealth and income mobility

Recent works



I am in office 7.008 at INED

Postal address:
Institut National d’Etudes Démographiques
Campus Condorcet
9, cours des Humanités – CS 50004
F-93322 Aubervilliers Cedex

Phone: +33 (0) 1 56 06 21 09
lionel.kesztenbaum @