Peter Dolton is Professor of Economics at the University of Sussex. He was previously at Royal Holloway, University of London, and the University of Newcastle. He is also a Senior Research Fellow at the Centre for Economic Performance at the LSE and a strand leader on the Centre for the Economics of Education based at the LSE. Most of his research has been econometric in nature and has focussed on the graduate labour market and other issues in labour and educational economics. He is currently an associate editor of the Economics of Education Review and the Journal of the Royal Statistical Society.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in April 2003.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13578
published as 'Causal effects of an absent crowd on performances and refereeing decisions during Covid-19' in: Economic Letters , 2021, 198, 109664
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9936
published in: National Institute Economic Review, 2016, 237, 38-46
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8582
published as ''Making it count’: incentives, student effort and performance' in: Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series A, 2018, 181 (2), 323 - 349
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5656
published in: Labour Economics, 2012, 19 (4), 584-594
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5278
published in: Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2012, 74 (1), 78-106
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1303
published in: Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A (Statistics in Society), 2006, 169 (3), 585-604