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[Photo: Javier ORTEGA] Dr Javier ORTEGA
Research Economist - Labour Markets
Tel:  020 7955 7787
Email: j.ortega@lse.ac.uk
Room/Desk: 32L 2.03 M  

City University London
Tel: 020 7040 8533
Email: javier.ortega@univ-tlse.fr

Curriculum Vitae PDF 

Expertise: Labour Economics, Political Economy, Economics of Language.

Biography:

Javier Ortega received his PhD from DELTA (Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris) in 1996. He is a Senior Lecturer in Economics at City University London and a Research Economist at the Centre for Economic Performance (LSE). He is also an Associate Professor at the University of Toulouse (on leave) and a research affiliate of IZA and CReAM. His main areas of interest are Labour Economics, the Economics of Language, and Political Economy.

Current Areas of Research:

Labour Economics, Search Theory, Political Economy, Economics of Language.

Education:

  • BSc in Economics, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 1991.
  • MSc in Economics, Universite Catholique de Louvain, 1992.
  • PhD in Economics, Ecole des Hautes en Sciences Sociales (DELTA), 1996.

Affiliations/Professional activities with other institutions:

  • City University London - Senior Lecturer
  • IZA and CReAM - Research affiliate

Selected Publications:

CEP Publications: