Pierre-Louis is Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Economics affiliated with the Departments of Political Economy and International Development at King’s College London. Previously he was lecturer at the University of Birmingham and Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Oxford. His research interests include using natural experiments and novel datasets to get a better grasp of policy issues in trade, development, migration and corruption. He holds a PhD in International Economics from the Graduate Institute in Geneva and has been a consultant for the World Bank. He is also Assistant Editor for the European Economic Review and VoxEU.org.