Andrew Oswald

Andrew Oswald

Andrew Oswald is a Visiting Fellow at IZA in Bonn and a Professor of Economics at the University of Warwick. He serves on the board of editors of Science. Previously he was at Oxford and the London School of Economics, with spells as Lecturer, Princeton University (1983-4); De Walt Ankeny Professor of Economics, Dartmouth College (1989-91); Jacob Wertheim Fellow, Harvard University (2005); and Visiting Fellow, Cornell University (2008).

His doctorate, in 1980 from Oxford, was on the theory of trade union behaviour. He has also worked on wages, unemployment, entrepreneurship, job satisfaction, happiness, and mental health. Andrew’s current research lies at the borders between economics, psychology, epidemiology and medicine. He has received a number of awards for contributions to economics and social science, including Princeton University’s Lester Prize for the book The Wage Curve published by MIT Press, and an ESRC Professorship in the UK. He is an ISI Highly-Cited Researcher.

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