José V. (Sevi) Rodríguez Mora is Professor of Economics at The University of Edinburgh and research fellow of CEPR. He obtained his PhD from MIT a million years ago. His research area is Macroeconomics (broadly understood as anything that is interesting in Economics), having worked on Political Economy, Unemployment, Growth and International Trade among others fields, but having an special interest in issues relating to inequality, inheritance and intergenerational mobility. Apparently he has another account at CEPR VoxEU, which is here:, in case you want to see other posts by him.