Photo of Prof Andy DickersonInstEAD research affiliates Andy Dickerson and Damon Morris presented their work on the on the Changing Demand for Skills in the UK at the Royal Economic Society Annual Conference on 26-28 March 2018.

Also they presented the same research at the 2nd IZA Labor Statistics Workshop on 26 April 2018.

They find positive and significantly increasing returns to analytical skills during 2002-2016. While the returns to interpersonal skills are lower than to analytical skills, they are also increasing over time, and are significant especially post-2010. The returns to physical skills are significantly negative over the whole period.

 

 

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