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Lead researcher

Professor Jane Falkingham

VP Engagement and International
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Other researchers

Professor Peter Smith

Professor in Social Statistics
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Professor Ann Berrington

Professor-Demography&Social Statistics
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Professor Jackie Wahba

Professor of Economics
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Dr Paul Bridgen

Associate Professor

Research interests

  • The impact of the environmental crisis on welfare states
  • Eco-social policy developments - theory and empirical evaluations
  • Energy/fuel poverty in the UK and EU
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Professor Traute Meyer

Professor of Social Policy
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Professor Maria Evandrou FAcSS


Research interests

  • Inequalities in later life, particularly inequalities in the incomes of older people, equity in health and social care, and inequalities amongst ethnic elders in the UK
  • Informal carers, paid employment and resources
  • The retirement prospects of future generations of elders, particularly the building and use of different types of policy tools for modelling income, pensions, health, incapacity, demand and supply of formal and informal care amongst older people in the future
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Professor Corrado Giulietti PhD

Head of School

Research interests

  • Labour Economics
  • Development Economics
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Professor Jakub Bijak

Professor of Statistical Demography
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Professor Brienna Perelli-Harris

Professor of Demography
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Professor Erengul Dodd

Professor of Actuarial Math & Statistics
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Dr Hector Calvo-Pardo

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Professor Athina Vlachantoni

Professor of Gerontology & Social Policy

Research interests

  • Informal care provision and receipt
  • Unmet need for social care
  • Pension protection
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