Xavier Jaravel is Associate Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics and Political
Science. He is a fellow at the Institute of Fiscal Studies (IFS), the Center for Economic Policy Research
(CEPR), and the College de France. He is also a member of the editorial board of the Review of Economic
He holds a PhD from Harvard (2016) and an undergraduate degree from Sciences Po. His research studies
inclusive growth, innovation, international trade, and inequality. His work was published in leading journals
including the American Economic Review and the Quarterly Journal of Economics. In 2019 he received the
Philip Leverhulme Prize in Economics.