Roland RATHELOT (University of Warwick)
Roland RATHELOT is Associate Professor of Economics at Warwick University. He is the Coordinator of the Econometrics and Labour Research Group and member of the Departmental Welfare, Equality, Diversity and Gender Group at Warwick.
He is also an Affiliated Professor at the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL), an External Research Fellow at the Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration (CReAM), and a Research Affiliate at the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), and at CREST. Among his editorial activities he is notably the Associate Editor of Regional Science and Urban Economics and a Panel Member for Economic Policy.
In parallel, Roland RATHELOT holds two important advisory positions: he is Vice President of the Scientific Committee of the Skill Improvement Plan (Plan d'Investissement dans les Compétences) for the French government, and an Academic Member of the Cross-Government Trial Advice Panel at the Cabinet Office.
His research interests are Labour Economics and Econometrics. His current research deals with the job-search process and discrimination against ethnic minorities.
He holds a PhD in Economics from the Paris School of Economics.
Roland RATHELOT will be visiting with us for the full academic year 2020-2021.