Rémi Viné

Lecturer, Faculty Lead, and Consultant

Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies - Geneva


I am an economist and I work on development and international economics.


  • Development
  • Migration Economics
  • Migration Reforms
  • Remittances
  • FDI
  • Infrastructure Investment
  • SDGs


  • PhD in International Economics, 2021

    Graduate Institute - Geneva

  • MSc in International and Development Economics, 2015

    Paris-Dauphine University (Paris Sciences Lettres)

  • BSc in Economics, 2013

    Lorraine University


International project finance deals as indicators of productive cross-border investment

International project finance (IPF) can channel private cross-border capital toward productive investments in (mostly) infrastructure …

JMP - Economic Drivers of Family Reunification in a Context of International Migration

Migration is a family decision. Often the family is separated after the migration of one of its members and the desire to reunify can …

Remittances, Costs and Catastrophes

The paper attempts to better understand the mechanisms underlying the costs of remittances. It does so using a multi-country analysis …

Tajikistan, Remittances and the Family-left Behind

Tajikistan between 2007 and 2011 was the most dependent on remittances in the world. Using survey data covering this period, I analyze …



  • Statistics for International Relations Research I
    • Master level, 2022


  • Applied Research Projects
    • Faculty Lead of the Sustainable Trade and Finance track (2023)
    • Academic Supervisor in the Conflict, Peace, and Security track (2022)

Teaching assistant (interdisciplinary master students)

  • Capstone Project - Trade and Finance track
    • Ugo Panizza - Spring 2019 to Autumn 2019
  • Statistical Methods for Social Sciences
    • Jean Swanson - Autumn 2018 ; Autumn 2019 ; Autumn 2020
  • Qualitative Methods
    • Ashley Thornton - Spring 2018
    • Oliver Jütersonke - Spring 2021
  • The Law and Economics of Bargaining in International Agreements
    • Timothy Swanson - Spring 2018
  • Asian Security System
    • Lanxin Xiang - Autumn 2017
  • Trade and Development
    • Julia Cajal - Autumn 2017