Associate Professor of Economics

Dr. Mathieu-Bolh came to the University of Vermont in 2007. She received her education in France. Her research focuses on optimal taxation, macroeconomic and welfare effects of tax reforms. She is working on capital and labor income taxes, consumption taxes, environmental and food taxes.



Can Tax Reforms Help Achieve Sustainable Development?
Resource and Energy Economics, In Press, Accepted manuscript available online: 3-JUL-2017,
DOI information: 10.1016/j.reseneeco.2017.06.004

Reassessing the Effects of Environmental Taxation When Pollution Affects Health Over the Life-Cycle,
(with Xavier Pautrel), Economic Modelling, 52 (B) January 2016, p. 310-321

Optimal Taxation and Income Mobility with Borrowing Limits,
Public Finance Review, 39 (3) May 2011, p. 393-428

Taxe environnementale, morbidité et profil de productivité,
(with Xavier Pautrel) Revue Economique, 62 (3) May 2011, p. 501-510

Optimal Taxation and Borrowing Constraints,
Economía, XXXVI, 31 enero-junio 2011, p. 9-53

Welfare Improving and Distributionally Neutral Tax Reforms,
Economic Modelling, 27 (5) September 2010, p. 1253-1268

Optimal Taxation and Finite Horizon,
Economics Letters, 91 (2) May 2006, p. 215-221

Peer-reviewed Book Chapter

Optimal Taxation and Inequality: A Comparative Study of the US and Latin America,
in Progress in Economics Research, Nova Science Publishers, (24) 2011


Le Financement des Dépenses Publiques,
Editions Universitaires Européen, 2010

Areas of Expertise and/or Research

Public finance, macroeconomics, environmental economics and health economics.


  • Ph.D., Economics, Universite de Paris 1, Pantheon-Sorbonne, 2002


  • 802-656-0946
Office Location:

Old Mill Room 335

Office Hours:

M/W - 1:00-2:00 & by appointment

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