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Prof Richard Dickens

Post:Professor of Economics (Economics)
Other posts:Member (Centre for Innovation and Research in Childhood and Youth)

Telephone numbers
UK:01273 678461
International:+44 1273 678461

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Education: Sussex (BA), LSE (MSc) and UCL (PhD).

Other Positions:  Independent Member of the Low Pay Commission, Research Fellow at the Institute of Labor (IZA).

Previous Posts: Formerly at Centre for Economic Performance, LSE, Queen Mary University of London, Institute for Economics and statistics, Oxford. 

Visiting Positions Held: Melbourne University, Australian National University, National Bureau of Economic Research.

Acted as Advisor: HM Treasury, Cabinet Office, DWP.

Research Grants From: Low Pay Commission, Leverhulme Fellowship, Joseph Rowntree Foundation, Department for International Development.


Professor of Economics

Independent Member of the Low Pay Commission