Jean-Yves Pollock (born 18 February 1946 in Paris) is a French linguist.
A specialist in comparative syntax, Pollock is best known for his work on verb movement and the structure of IP in French and English.
- (2004), (with C Poletto), "On the Left Periphery of some Romance Wh-questions" in L Rizzi ed. The Structure of CP and IP, Oxford University Press
- (1989), "Verb Movement, Universal Grammar and the Structure of IP", Linguistic Inquiry 20.3 pp 365–424
- (1997), Language et cognition; Introduction au programme minimaliste de la grammaire générative, Presses Universitaires de France, Paris