Irma Clots-Figueras received her PhD from the London School of Economics in 2006. She is an Associate Professor in Economics at the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. Her research interests include Development Economics, Labor Economics, Migration, Cultural Economics, and Political Economy. Irma has published in the Economic Journal, the American Economic Journal: Applied Economics,the American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, the Journal of Public Economics and the Journal of the European Economic Association.
She joined IZA as a Research Fellow in April 2013.