Work in Progress


Current Papers

1. Labour Market Inequality

Minimum Wages and Firm Value

2. Economics of Education

Academy Schools and Their Introduction to England's Education

Academies 2: The New Batch

"Teaching To Teach" Literacy

Paying Out and Crowding Out? The Globalisation of Higher Education

3. Economics of Crime

The Changing Returns to Crime: Do Criminals Respond to Prices?

Crime Scars: Recessions and the Making of Career Criminals


Current Research

[draft papers will appear soon, or soon-ish]

Assortative Matching on Wages (With John Van Reenen)

Crime-Age Profiles and School Dropout (US) (With Brian Bell and Rui Costa)

Crime and Education (Aus) (With Tony Beatton, Mike Kidd and Dipa Sarkar)

Drugs on Darknet Markets (With V. Bhaskar and Robin Linacre)

Real Wage Stagnation (With Christian Dustmann)




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