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Professor Simon M BurgessM.A.(Cantab.), D.Phil.(Oxon.)

Professor of Economics

Simon Burgess

Professor Simon M BurgessM.A.(Cantab.), D.Phil.(Oxon.)

Professor of Economics

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Research interests

Simon Burgess's current research interests are in the economics of education, including the importance of teachers, pupils and schools, market structure in education, incentives, and choice. He has also worked on the performance of ethnic minorities in schools and ethnic segregation. Previously he worked on labour economics more generally, including: an economic model of poverty dynamics, empirical models of incentives in organisations, the role of markets in education and health, unemployment and gross job and worker flows. 

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