Structural imbalances in the global economy and the consequences for labour.
Work, Organisations and Employment Relations Research Centre (WOERRC)
Prof J Heyes
Applications accepted all year round
The financial crisis exposed serious structural imbalances in the global economy. For example, the character of the crisis in the Eurozone reflected persistent current account deficits in Spain, Portugal and Greece, which were the mirror image of persistent surpluses on the part of other countries, notably Germany.
Increase in male’s state pension age
Dr R Kanabar
29 January 2019
This PhD project will use advanced quantitative methods and secondary datasets such as the UK Labour Force Survey and Family Resources Survey to estimate the impact of the reform to increase male State Pension Age (SPA).