Yannis Katsoulacos is a Visiting Professor, ESSEC Business School, Paris, 2019 – 2020, a Visiting Professor at the LSE European Institute (2018 – 19) and Professor of Economics at the Department of Economic Science of the Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB) (1994 – ). His main research interests are in areas of Competition Policy and Regulation and the Economics of Technical Change and Innovation. His other roles include: Research Fellow of the Center of Economic Policy Research (CEPR, London, 1992 – 2001); Commissioner of the Hellenic Competition Commission (1995 – 2005), and Advisor to the Minister in all major amendments of Competition Law in 1995, 2000 and 2011; Member of the Council of Economic Advisors of the Ministry of the National Economy of Greece (2002 – 2004). He has been the author or co-author of about 110 articles, 50 of which in international refereed journals (including the European Economic Review, Economic Journal, Journal of Industrial Economics, International Journal of Industrial Organization Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Journal of Regional Science and Urban Economics, Journal of Comparative Economics, Journal of Competition Law and Economics etc). He has also written and edited a large number of books. His work has been cited in over 2800 scientific articles, many of which have appeared in some of the top international academic journals (American Economic Review, Review of Economic Studies, Economic Journal, European Economic Review, Journal of Industrial Economics, International Journal of Industrial Organization, etc). He has acted as advisor or consultant to the European Commission (CEU), the OECD, the World Bank, the EBRD and major corporations and Competition Authorities at various times since 1986. He has coordinated or has been principal investigator in over 60 research projects funded by the above international organizations since 1989.