Stéphane Carcillo

Member of the Cercle des économistes


Stéphane Carcillo is an economist who holds several high-profile positions. Currently, he is Head of the Employment and Income Division at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and Affiliate Professor in the Department of Economics at Sciences Po. He is also a Research Affiliate at the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).

Over the course of his career, Stéphane Carcillo has held various positions of responsibility, including as Executive Director of the Chair of Securing Professional Careers at Sciences Po and Genoa. He has also advised the Minister of Economy, Finance and Employment, as well as worked as an economist at the International Monetary Fund. His academic background includes a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, a Master’s degree in Economics from the Paris School of Economics, and a degree from ESSEC (École Supérieure des Sciences Économiques et Commerciales).

Among his main publications are books such as “Les discriminations au Travail” (co-authored with Marie-Anne Valfort), “Des compétences pour les jeunes défavoris”, and “Labor Economics” (co-authored with Pierre Cahuc and André Zylberberg). This work exemplifies his expertise in labour economics and his efforts to understand and address employment and skills issues.

Area of Expertise

  • Labour economics
  • Public Policies