Associate researcher
PhD in Economics
Research Officer, International Migration Institute, University of Oxford



Research interest

  • International migrations of physicians: determinants, consequences
  • Development assistance in the health care sector
  • Health social inequalities and health care utilization

Current research

  • Health status of migrants in Europe

Other activities

  • Associate researcher at the Sorbonne Economic Center (CES), Paris I Pantheon-Sorbonne University


Social determinants of overweight among immigrants in Spain and France.
Dourgnon P., Moullan Y., The IMI Working Papers Series 116, University of Oxford: International Migration Institute, 10/07/2015, 49 p.
On imi site

The International Migration of Doctors: Impacts and Political Implications
Moullan Y. (University of Oxford, International Migration Institute, Irdes) In collaboration with Bourgueil Y. (Irdes)
Issues in Health Economics (Questions d'économie de la santé) n° 203. 2014/11.

Why is the ‘healthy immigrant effect' different between European countries?
Moullan Y., Jusot F., European Journal of Public Health, vol 24, suppl 1. 2014/08, 80-86.
On Oxford Journals site

Can Foreign Health Assistance Reduce the Medical Brain Drain?
Moullan Y., The Journal of Development Studies, 2013, 1-17, on line 18/06/2013.
On Taylor Francis Online site

Modeling the effect of Physician Emigration on Human Development. Economics and Human Biology, 2(9), p172-183.
Bhargava A., Docquier F., Moullan Y. (2011).
On Université catholique de Louvain site

Employment protection and migration. Document de Recherche, Laboratoire d'Economie d'Orléans n°2010-09.
Bazillier R., Moullan Y.
On hal.archives-ouvertes site

Can Foreign Health Assistance Reduce the Medical Brain Drain ? Discussion Papers de IRES, Université Catholique de Louvain n°2009039.
Moullan Y.
On Université catholique de Louvain site