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Professor Simon Burgess

Professor Simon Burgess

Professor Simon Burgess
MA(Cantab), DPhil(Oxon)

Professor of Economics

Office 1.1, 2 Priory Road
Social Sciences Complex,
8 Woodland Road, Clifton BS8 1TN
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Tel. +44 (0) 1173310764

Research summary

Simon Burgess's current research interests are in the economics of eduation, 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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