Antoine Pécoud has been with UNESCO's Section on International Migration and Multicultural Policies since 2003 and is a research associate at the Unité de Recherche Migrations et Société, University of Paris VII and at Migrations Internationales, Espaces et Sociétés, University of Poitiers (France). He holds a B.A. from the University of Lausanne and a Ph.D. in social and cultural anthropology from the University of Oxford. His research has focused on migration policies, immigrant entrepreneurship in Germany and the human rights implications of international migration. He co-edited Migration Without Borders. Essays on the Free Movement of People (UNESCO/Berghahn, 2007) and Migration and Human Rights (UNESCO/Cambridge University Press, 2009).