Jonathan Wadsworth is professor of Economics at Royal Holloway College, University of London and a senior research fellow at the London School of Economic's Centre for Economic Performance. He studied at the university of Hull and the London School of Economics. His main area of interest is applied labor economics, focussing on issues of unemployment compensation schemes, inequality, workless households, job search, labour mobility, job tenure, wages, unions, economic inactivity and labour markets in Eastern and Central Europe. He is the co-editor of The State of Working Britain series.

Jonathan Wadsworth joined IZA as a Research Fellow in November 1999.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6838
published in: Fiscal Studies, 2013, 34 (1), 55-82
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5784
published in: Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 2011, 27 (2), 338-363
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5278
published in: Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2012, 74 (1), 78-106
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4467
revised version published in: Journal of Health Economics, 2011, 30 (5), 843-857
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4433
published in: Fiscal Studies, 2010, 31 (1), 81-120
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3590
published in: Journal of Health Economics, 2011, 30 (3), 515-530
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2445
published in: Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 2007, 54 (4), 553-574
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2352
updated version published as 'The Impact of Immigration on the Structure of Wages: Theory and Evidence from Britain' in Journal of the American Economic Association, 2012, 10 (1), 120 - 151
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1770
published in: Journal of Comparative Economics, 2006, 34 (2), 248-271