Gilles Saint-Paul

Gilles Saint-Paul is Professor of Economics at Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain, and a Research Fellow of CEPR, London, and IZA, Bonn. He has published extensively on the theme of labour market rigidities and advised several governments and international bodies on these issues. His publications include The Political Economy of Labour Market Institutions (forthcoming, Oxford University Press) on which the article in this issue is based.