Arash Nekoei is Assistant Professor of Economics at IIES-Stockholm. He earned his Ph.D. from Harvard University. His research focuses on labour and public economics, in particular unemployment, inequality and immigration. Arash started his undergraduate in Mathematics at Sharif University of Technology in Teheran, before moving to France, where he obtained his diplôme d'Ingénieur with a focus on Applied mathematics from Ecole Polytechnique. After working as a development consultant in Afghanistan, he returned to academia and earned his Masters and Ph.D. from Harvard University.