Jose Garcia-Louzao is a Principal Research Economist at the Applied Macroeconomics Research Division of the Bank of Lithuania. He is also a Research Fellow at Vilnius University and CESifo. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB) and the Barcelona School of Economics (BSE). His research interests are labor economics, with a focus on inequality and the role of firms in the labor market.