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Richard Upward

Professor of Labour Economics, Faculty of Social Sciences



Richard joined the School of Economics in 1998 as a Research Fellow and became a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in 2001. He has been Professor of Labour Economics in the School since 2014. Before coming to Nottingham, he worked as a Research Associate in the economics department at Manchester University, where he also completed his Ph.D. His research interests are in labour economics (search and matching, globalisation and labour markets, job loss and worker turnover) and in applied econometrics (panel data, linked employer-employee data, duration modelling, treatment evaluation). He is a Research Fellow in the Leverhulme Centre for Research on Globalisation and Economic Policy. He has supervised 18 PhD students in a variety of areas including labour economics, international economics, development and education.

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