Seamus McGuinness

Research Fellow

Economic and Social Research Institute, Dublin

Seamus McGuinness is a Research Professor and the programme co-ordinator for labour market research at the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) in Dublin. Prior to joining the ESRI, he held posts at Queens University Belfast, the Northern Ireland Economic Research Centre, the Economic Research Institute of Northern Ireland and the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic & Social Research (University of Melbourne). He obtained his PhD in Economics from Queens University Belfast in 2003. Seamus is an Adjunct Professor in the department of economics at Trinity College Dublin . He is also the designated expert on the Irish labour market in the European Commission’s European Employment and Policy Observatory (EEPO).

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in August 2014.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13109
revised version forthcoming in: Oxford Economic Papers
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12914
published in: Oxford Economic Papers, 2021, 73 (3),1034–1056,
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12884
published as 'Minimum Wage Non-Compliance' in: Applied Economics Letters, published online: 8 Jan 2020
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12703
published online in: Applied Economics Letters, October 2019
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12541
published in: Economics of Innovation and New Technology, Published online: 07 May 2021
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12496
published online in : Cambridge Journal of Economics, February 2020
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11632
revised verion published as 'The impact of a Minimum Wage increase on Temporary Worker Contracts' in: Fiscal Studies, First published: 02 April 2019
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11585
published in: IZA Journal of Labor Economics, 2019, 8(2)
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10933
published online in: Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, November 2018
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10786
revised version published as 'Skills mismatch: Concepts, Measurement and Policy Approaches' in Journal of Economic Surveys, 2018, 32 (4), 985-1085