Laurent Gobillon is full-time researcher and co-head of the economic demography research unit at the Institut National d'Etudes Démographiques (INED) in France. He is also affiliated to the Paris School of Economics (PSE) and the Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR). He is currently associate editor of the Journal of Housing Economics and the Journal of Regional Science. His main fields of interest are: labour economics, urban economics, economic geography, housing and health. He is currently working on the evaluation of the impact of enterprise zones on employment, and on the effect of agglomeration economies on local wages.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in April 2012.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 8508
published in: Handbook of Regional and Urban Economics, volume 5A, Gilles Duranton, Vernon Henderson and Will Strange (eds.), Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 247-348
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7493
published in: Review of Economics and Statistics, 2016, 98(3), 535-551 [Online First]
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7448
published in: Journal of Urban Economics, 2014, 79, 108-120
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6936
published in: Journal of Economic Geography, 2013, 13 (6), 1013-1040
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6928
published in: Journal of Labor Economics, 2015, 33(2), 317-363
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6501
published in: Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2012, 42 (6), 913-930
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6357
published in: Journal of Public Economics, 2012, 96 (9), 881 - 892
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2848
published as 'The effect of location on finding a job in the Paris region' in: Journal of Applied Econometrics, 2011, 26 (7), 1079 - 1112
IZA Discussion Paper No. 693
published as 'The Mechanisms of Spatial Mismatch ' in: Urban Studies, 2007, 44 (12), 2401-2427