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Professor Sir Christopher Pissarides FBA

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About this Fellow

Economic policy; social divisions and inequalities; economic sociology; social statistics

Website: http://www.lse.ac.uk/economics/people/faculty/christopher-pissarides

Appointments

Current post

  • School Professor of Economics, London School of Economics

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer, Reader then from 1986 Professor of Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 1976
  • Professor of Economics, London School of Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 1986
  • Professor of Economics, London School of Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 1986
  • School Professor of Economics, London School of Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 2012

Publications

Unemployment and vacancies in Britian Economic Policy 1986

Job creation and job destruction in the theory of unemployment Review of Economic Studies 1994

Equilibrium unemployment theory 1990

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