Matthias Parey is Reader in the Department of Economics at University of Essex. He is also a Research Fellow at the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and Editor of Fiscal Studies. Matthias is also Researcher at the ESRC Research Centre on Micro-Social Change (MiSoC).
His main research interests are labor economics, economics of education, micro-econometrics, inequality and economics of innovation.
He joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in March 2007 and became a Research Fellow in July 2015.