Jean-Paul Fitoussi is Professor of Economics at the Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences–Po), Paris and LUISS Guido Carli University, Rome. Since 1997, he has been a member of the Council of Economic Analysis of the French Prime Minister and a member of the Economic Commission of the Nation. He has published a number of articles in international scientific journals on inflation and unemployment theories, open-economy theory, macroeconomic theory and policy, and European integration. He has also published numerous books and essays on related subjects. Among his last books are: Mismeasuring our lives, with Joseph Stiglitz and Amartya Sen, the New Press, 2010; After the Crisis, the Way Ahead, with Edmund S. Phelps, Christopher Pissarides and al., Luiss University Press, 2010; Report on the State of the European Union, Palgrave, 2010. Dr. Fitoussi has contributed regularly to French and foreign newspapers and is columnist for La Repubblica, Le Monde and Project syndicate. His latest book, "Le théorème du lampadaire", was published in March 2013.