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"I was quite prepared... to use the cover of the statistician's analysis": Former home secretary David Blunkett and Prof Dustmann on the 2003 report on EU accession

 

AASLE Conference

CReAM is co-organising the inaugural conference of the Asian and Australasian Society in Labour Economics (AASLE) that will be hosted by the Australian National University Research School of Economics in Canberra, Australia, from 7-9 December 2017. 

 

British Academy

Professor Christian Dustmann has been elected Fellow of the British Academy in recognition for his academic career and public engagement.

 

Handelsblatt

Professor Christian Dustmann ranked within the top 3 German speaking economists on the 2017 Handelsblatt ranking.

 

CEPR Report

Professor Dustmann and Dr Otten are coauthors in the first report in CEPR's Monitoring International Integration series, Europe's Trust Deficit: Causes and Remedies. They analyse the roots of the decline in trust in both national and European political institutions, as reflected in the rise of populist politics. 

Press Release

VoxEU article summarising the report

Audio interview with Christian Dustmann & Barry Eichengreen

 

Brexit

BBC News

Professor Christian Dustmann discussing recent trends in foreign-born worker flows in and out of the UK on the BBC News at One.

 

The Conversation

Ian Preston on a podcast from The Conversation, on the referendum on Britain's EU membership (8th June 2016)

 

Freedom of Movement

BBC World News

Professor Christian Dustmann discussing the ongoing migration crisis and the migration challenges the G20 Summit would need to address, on BBC World News (7th July 2017).

 

Sky News

Professor Christian Dustmann discussing the UK Population Figures on Sky News (22nd June 2017).

 

BBC News - Talking Business

Professor Christian Dustmann discussing the future of freedom of movement on the BBC News Talking Business panel (1st October 2016).

 

External Research Fellow

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Email: andrea.weber@wu.ac.at

Tel:  +43 1 31336 5777

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Andrea Weber

Andrea Weber is Professor of Labor Economics at the Vienna University of Economics and Business. She received her PhD from the Vienna University of Technology in 2002 and held positions at the University of Mannheim, the RWI in Essen, and the Institute for Advanced Studies (IHS) in Vienna. From 2006 to 2009 she was a visiting assistant professor at UC Berkeley. Andrea Weber is consultant at the Austrian Institute for Economic Research (Wifo), a CEPR Research Fellow and a Fellow at IZA, CESifo, and RWI Research Networks.

Her research fields are labor economics and applied microeconometrics. She is particularly interested in the interaction of labor markets with social insurance systems, dynamics of unemployment, gender differences in the labor market, and mobility of workers in the European Union. She has published in several academic journals, including the American Economic Review, Econometrica, the Quraterly Journal of Economics, Journal of the European Economic Association, Economic Journal, AEJ: Economic Policy, among others.

Andrea joined CReAM as an external research fellow in October 2016.