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Staff Biography

[Photo: Jonathan WADSWORTH] Professor Jonathan WADSWORTH
Senior Research Fellow - Labour Markets, Community
Tel:  020 7955 7063
Email: j.wadsworth@lse.ac.uk
Room/Desk: 32L 2.26 B  

Royal Holloway
Tel: 01784 443464
Email: j.wadsworth@rhul.ac.uk

Expertise: employment;inequality;labour economics;labour mobility;minimum wage;unemployment;wages;work


Professor Wadsworth teaches Quantitative Methods and Econometrics at Royal Holloway, University of London.


  • PhD Economics, London School of Economics
  • Msc.(Econ), , Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, London School of Economics
  • BSc.(Econ), Economics and Econometrics, University of Hull

Affiliations/Professional activities with other institutions:

  • Institute fur Zukunft Arbeit, (IZA), Bonn - Research Fellow
  • LOWER - Cross European network intended to increase cross country cooperation and research in economics of low paid employment

Selected Publications:

See also Publications on LSE Research Online book
  • 'Wage Arrears and Inequality in the Distribution of Pay: Lessons from Russia', (with Hartmut Lehmann), forthcoming Research in Labor Economics

  • 'Is there an Impact of Household Computer Ownership on Children's Educational Attainment in Britain?' (with John Schmitt), forthcoming Economics of Education Review

  • 'Gay Pay in the UK', (with Reza Arabsheibani and Alan Marin), Economica, May 2005, Vol. 72, pp. 333-47.

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