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Joseph Richardson

Research student

Joseph Richardson

Lancaster University

The Management School



Current Research

My research interests span the breadth of labour, education, and health economics. Currently, my research includes a project investigating the effects of COVID-19 health risks on labour markets and another project identifying the long term influence of peer effects in education.

Current Teaching


ECON327 - Labour Economics


MSc Economics (Distinction), 2021-2022 (Lancaster University, UK)

  • Dissertation: "Health Risks and Labour Supply: Evidence from the COVID-19 Pandemic"
  • Awards: Chancellor's Medal

BSc Hons Economics (First), 2018-2021 (Lancaster University, UK)

  • Dissertation: "The Effects of Right-to-Work Laws on Unionisation and Wages"

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