Farid Toubal is Full Professor at the École Normale Supérieure de Cachan. He is a Research Fellow at CEPR
and a CESifo Research Network member. He is also Scientific Adviser at CEPII. He holds a PhD from Kiel
University and spent his post‐doctorate at the Deutsche Bundesbank and Tübingen University.
His work analyzes various aspects of globalization. Most recently, he focuses on the corporate tax
avoidance strategies of multinational firms and on the impacts of globalization on labor market outcomes.
Some of his previous work has also contributed to related fields of development and industrial
organization. He publishes widely in international outlets with a general audience and with a specific
orientation towards the fields of international economics, macroeconomics, and cultural economics. He is
currently Associate Editor for the European Economic Review.