Nezih Guner is ICREA Research Professor at MOVE (Markets, Organizations and Votes in Economics), an adjunct faculty at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, and a Research Professor of Barcelona Graduate School of Economics. He received his BA in Economics and Sociology from Bogazici University (Turkey) in 1992 and his PhD from University of Rochester in 2000. He is a Research Fellow with Institute for Study of Labor (IZA) and a Research Affiliate with Center for Economic Policy Research (CEPR). He is also a member of the Council of the European Economic Association. He is the Editor of the Journal of Spanish Economic Association (SERIEs), and an Associate Editor of Economics Letters and Journal of Demographic Economics. In 2010 he was awarded a Starting Grant by the European Research Council. Nezih Guner is currently on leave from ICREA at CEMFI (Madrid).