Pierre Cahuc

Professor of Economics, Sciences Po

Pierre Cahuc is professor of Economics at Sciences Po, research Fellow at CEPR (London) and Programme Director at the IZA (Institute for the Study of Labor, Bonn). He was a member of the French Economic Advisory Council to the French Prime Minister (CAE) from 2006 to 2010 and from 2012 to 2016.

His research focuses mainly on labour markets. He has published in The American Economic Review, Econometrica, the Quarterly Journal of Economics, The Review of Economics Studies, Economic Journal, International Economic Review, Journal of Public Economics, Journal of Labor Economics and many other academic journals. He is the co-author, with Stéphane Carcillo and André Zylberberg, of the graduate textbook Labor Economics (MIT Press, 2014) and of the book The Natural Survival of Work (MIT Press, 2006) which won the 2004 European Economics Book Award. He is editor of the IZA Journal of Labor Economics.

CEPR Policy Research


  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey