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[Photo: Monica LANGELLA] Dr Monica LANGELLA
Research Officer - Community
Tel:  020 7852 3574
Email: m.langella@lse.ac.uk
Room/Desk: 32L 2.01 E  

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Expertise: Labour economics, local labour markets, economics of education


Research Officer for the Community Programme. Main research interests include labour economics, economics of education, applied micro, economics of crime, political economics.

Current Areas of Research:

The impact of local economic conditions on moving within UK (with Alan Manning) - Work in progress

Local economic shocks and criminal activity (with T. Kirchmaier and A. Manning) - Work in progress

Higher education, the impact of cost increases and changes in admission rules - Work in progress


  • PhD in Economics. University of Verona GSEM (Graduate School of Economics and Management).
  • University of Padova. Master in Economics and Public Finance.
  • University of Padova. BA in Economics.

Selected Publications:

CEP Publications

CEP discussion paper
Residential Mobility and Unemployment in the UK Monica Langella and Alan Manning
July 2019
Paper No' CEPDP1639:
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JEL Classification: Z1; J01; R10; J21

Tags: residential mobility; regional inequality; unemployment

CEP discussion paper
Diversity and Neighbourhood Satisfaction Monica Langella and Alan Manning
December 2016
Paper No' CEPDP1459:
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JEL Classification: Z1

Tags: neighbourhood satisfaction; social capital; diversity; deprivation

CentrePiece article
Who voted Leave? Monica Langella and Alan Manning
October 2016
Paper No' CEPCP479:
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CentrePiece 21 (2) Autumn 2016

Tags: brexit; eu referendum; immigration; demographics; uk politics; uk economy