Panos Tsakloglou: Professor, Department of International and European Economic Studies, Athens University of Economics and Business; Research Fellow of the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA, Bonn) and member of the Hellenic Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education. B.A. in Economics, University of Thessaloniki, M.A. in Economics, University of Warwick, Ph.D. University of Warwick. Formerly member of the Greek governments’ Council of Economic Advisors (2002-04), National Council for Research and Technology (2002-2005) and Council of Advisors on Employment and Social Policy (2001-02). He held visiting posts at the Universities of Warwick, Bristol, Charles (Prague) and the London School of Economics. He participated in a large number of European research projects and networks and is a member of the Editorial Boards of the Review of Income and Wealth and the Journal of Economic Inequality. His research focuses on questions of inequality, poverty, social exclusion, returns to education and social policy (especially, redistributive role of the state).