Andrew Newell is Emeritus Professor of Economics at the University of Sussex. His current research is into the changes in the global distribution of living standards since 1880. He has also worked on: agricultural labour markets in developing countries; labour markets in the former communist countries and west European unemployment. He has worked as a consultant on labour market issues for the World Bank, UNDP, UNICEF among other international agencies.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in October 1999.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11588
published as 'How hungry were the poor in late 1930s Britain?' in: Economic History Review, 2022, 75 (1), 80 - 110
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7909
Published in The Journal of The Royal Statistical Society, 2017, 180 (2), 455–474.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7275
Ian Gazeley, Andrew T. Newell, Mintewab Bezabih
published in: Journal of Economic History, 2015, 75(2), 512 - 552
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6988
published in: Economic History Review, 2015, 68, (1), 101-122