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[Photo: Jo BLANDEN] Dr Jo BLANDEN
Research Associate - Education and Skills, Wellbeing
Room/Desk: 32L 2.02 D  

University of Surrey
Tel: 01483 682770
Email: j.blanden@surrey.ac.uk

Curriculum Vitae PDF 

Expertise: Intergenerational mobility; impact of parental income on education; British Cohort data.

Biography:

Jo Blanden has recently taken up a post as lecturer in the Economics Department at the University at Surrey. She remains a research associate at the Centre working on a number of projects connected to intergenerational mobility and the economics of education. From 2000 to 2005 Jo was a full-time researcher at the CEP while she undertook her PhD in Economics at University College London.

Education:

  • BA Economics, University of East Anglia, 1995-1998
  • MSc Economics, University College London, 1998-1999
  • PhD Economics, University College London, 2000-2005

Affiliations/Professional activities with other institutions:

  • University of Surrey - Lecturer

Selected Publications:


See also Publications on LSE Research Online book
  • Blanden, J., A. Goodman, P.Gregg and S.Machin (2004) "Changes in Intergenerational Mobility in Britain" in Corak, M. (ed.) "Generational Income Inequality", Cambridge University Press.

  • Blanden, J. and S. Machin (2004) 'Educational Inequality and the Expansion of UK Higher Education' Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 51, pp. 230-249.

  • Blanden, J. and S. Machin (2004) 'Educational Inequality and the Expansion of UK Higher Education' Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 51, pp. 230-249.

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