Wadsworth, Jonathan

Dr Jonathan Wadsworth  

Department

Position held

Senior Research Fellow

 

Experience keywords:

employment; inequality; labour economics; labour mobility; minimum wage; unemployment; wages; work

Languages:

French [Spoken: Basic, Written: Basic]; German [Spoken: Basic, Written: Basic]; Spanish [Spoken: Basic, Written: Basic]

Media experience:

Radio; TV

Contact Points

LSE phone number:

020 7955 7063

Publications

2017

Wadsworth, Jonathan (2017) Post-Brexit work visa quotas on EU nationals will likely favour graduates LSE Business Review (27 Jun 2017) Blog entry

Wadsworth, Jonathan (2017) Interesting Times: Immigration and the UK Election The State of Working Britain (4 Jul 2017) Blog entry

2016

Wadsworth, Jonathan (2016) SWOB 6: Record Employment in the UK? Well yes but....... The State of Working Britain (4 Mar 2016) Blog entry

Wadsworth, Jonathan (2016) SWOB 6: Record Employment in the UK? Well yes but....... The State of Working Britain (4 Mar 2016) Blog entry

Wadsworth, Jonathan (2016) Let's Talk about Immigration: Young people, jobs and training The State of Working Britain (5 Oct 2016) Blog entry

Wadsworth, Jonathan and Dhingra, Swati and Ottaviano, Gianmarco I. P. and Van Reenen, John (2016) Why immigration is no reason to leave the EU LSE Business Review (11 May 2016) Blog entry

Wadsworth, Jonathan (2016) SWOB 8: Employment Performance: UK versus the USA. Jury Out The State of Working Britain (18 Mar 2016) Blog entry

Wadsworth, Jonathan (2016) SWOB 7:International Women's Day: Reasons to be (a little bit) cheerful about women in the UK labour market, 1, 2, 3 The State of Working Britain (11 Mar 2016) Blog entry

Wadsworth, Jonathan (2016) SWOB 10. EU-turn if you want to. Brexit & Immigration The State of Working Britain (11 May 2016) Blog entry

Wadsworth, Jonathan and Dhingra, Swati and Ottaviano, Gianmarco I. P. and Van Reenen, John (2016) Immigration from the EU is not a ‘necessary evil’ and does not drag down wages LSE Brexit (11 May 2016) Blog entry

Wadsworth, Jonathan (2016) SWOB 9. Is it Worth It? Are there too many graduates in the UK? The State of Working Britain (18 Apr 2016) Blog entry

2014

Wadsworth, Jonathan (2014) Immigration, the European union and the UK labour market CEP Policy Analysis, CEPPA015. The London School of Economics and Political Science, Center of Economic Performance, London, UK.

Battiston, Diego and Dickens, Richard and Manning, Alan and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2014) Immigration and the access to social housing in the UK CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP1264. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

2013

Anderberg, Dan and Rainer, Helmut and Wadsworth, Jonathan and Wilson, Tanya (2013) Unemployment and domestic violence: theory and evidence CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP1230. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Wadsworth, Jonathan (2013) Mustn't grumble: immigration, health and health service use in the UK and Germany Fiscal Studies, 34 (1). 55-82. ISSN 0143-5671

2012

Wadsworth, Jonathan (2012) In the UK and Germany, rising immigration may not put health services under undue pressure LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog (7 Nov 2012) Blog entry

Wadsworth, Jonathan (2012) Mustn't grumble: immigration, health and health service use in the UK and Germany CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP1166. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Manacorda, Marco and Manning, Alan and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2012) The impact of immigration on the structure of male wages: theory and evidence from Britain Journal of the European Economic Association, 10 (1). 120-151. ISSN 1542-4774

Wadsworth, Jonathan (2012) Immigration and the UK labour market: the latest evidence from economic research CEP Policy Analysis, CEPPA014. The London School of Economics and Political Science, Center of Economic Performance, London, UK.

2011

Gregg, Paul and Wadsworth, Jonathan, eds (2011) The labour market in winter: the state of working Britain Oxford University Press, New York, USA. ISBN 9780199587377

Lehmann, Hartmut and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2011) The impact of Chernobyl on health and labour market performance Journal of Health Economics, 30 (5). 843-857. ISSN 0167-6296

2010

Wadsworth, Jonathan (2010) Immigration and the UK labour market: the evidence from economic research CEP Election Analysis, CEPEA006. The London School of Economics and Political Science, Center of Economic Performance, London, UK.

Centre for Economic Performance, and Machin, Stephen and Van Reenen, John and Wadsworth, Jonathan and Marie, Olivier and McNally, Sandra and Cooper, Zack and McGuire, Alistair and Bell, Brian and Garicano, Luis and Petrongolo, Barbara and Cunningham, Tom and Ilzetzki, Ethan and Overman, Henry G. and Martin, Ralf (2010) CEP election analysis 2010: a series discussing the research evidence on some of the key battlegrounds of the 2010 General Election Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Wadsworth, Jonathan (2010) LSE centre for economic performance: immigration and the UK labour market British Politics and Policy at LSE (13 Apr 2010) Blog entry

Gregg, Paul and Scutella, Rosanna and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2010) Reconciling workless measures at the individual and household level: theory and evidence from the United States, Britain, Germany, Spain and Australia Journal of Population Economics, 23 (1). 139-167. ISSN 1432-1475

De Coulon, Augustin and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2010) On the relative rewards to immigration: a comparison of the relative labour market position of Indians in the USA, the UK and India Review of Economics of the Household, 8 (1). 147-169. ISSN 1569-5239

Gregg, Paul and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2010) The UK labour market and the 2008 - 2009 recession Centre for Economic Performance occasional papers, CEPOP25. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

2009

Anderberg, Dan and Chevalier, Arnaud and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2009) Anatomy of a health scare: education, income and the MMR controversy in the UK CEP Discussion Paper, No. 929. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Wadsworth, Jonathan (2009) Did the national minimum wage affect UK prices? CEP Discussion Paper, No. 947. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

2008

De Coulon, Augustin and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2008) On the relative gains to immigration: a comparison of the labour market position of Indians in the USA, the UK and India CEPDP, 851. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 9780853282457

2006

Arabsheibani, G. Reza and Marin, Alan and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2006) Gay pay in the UK Centrepiece, 11 (1). 17-19. ISSN 1362-3761

Manacorda, Marco and Manning, Alan and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2006) The impact of immigration on the structure of male wages: theory and evidence from Britain CEPDP, 754. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 0753020602

2005

Wadsworth, Jonathan (2005) Immigration: the evidence from economic research CEP Election Analysis, CEPEA005. The London School of Economics and Political Science, Center of Economic Performance, London, UK.

Arabsheibani, G. Reza and Marin, Alan and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2005) Gay pay in the UK Economica, 72 (286). 333. ISSN 0013-0427

2004

Schmitt, John and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2004) Computer assisted exam results Centrepiece, 9 (2). 8-15. ISSN 1362-3761

Arabsheibani, G. Reza and Marin, Alan and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2004) In the pink: homosexual-heterosexual wage differentials in the UK International Journal of Manpower, 25 (3/4). 343-354. ISSN 0143-7720

Gregg, Paul and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2004) Two sides to every story: measuring the polarisation of work CEPDP, 632. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 075301758X

Schmitt, John and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2004) Is there an impact of household computer ownership on children's educational attainment in Britain? CEPDP, 625. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 0753017504

Gregg, Paul and Scutella, Rosanna and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2004) Reconciling workless measures at the individual and household level: theory and evidence from the United States, Britain, Germany, Spain and Australia CEPDP, 635. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 075301761X

2002

Schmitt, John and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2002) Give PC's a chance: personal computer ownership and the digital divide in the United States and Great Britain CEPDP, 526. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 0753019248

2000

Dickens, Richard and Gregg, Paul and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2000) New Labour and the labour market Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 16 (1). 95-113. ISSN 0266-903X

Lehmann, Hartmut and Wadsworth, Jonathan (2000) Tenures that shook the world: worker turnover in Russia, Poland and Britain CEPDP, 459. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 0753013851

1998

Lehmann, Hartmut and Wadsworth, Jonathan and Acquisti, Alessandro (1998) Grime and punishment: job insecurity and wage arrears in the Russian Federation CEPDP, 403. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 0753012367

1997

Brown, D. and Ingram, P. and Wadsworth, Jonathan (1997) Free to choose? Dimensions of private sector wage contract re-negotiation since 1979 CEPDP, 327. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Brown, D. and Ingram, P. and Wadsworth, Jonathan (1997) The price is right: inflation and nominal wage adjustment in Britain CEPDP, 326. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 0753010852

1996

Brown, D. and Ingram, P. and Wadsworth, Jonathan (1996) Everyone's a winner? Persistence in British private sector wage settlements CEPDP, 298. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Gregg, Paul and Wadsworth, Jonathan (1996) Mind the gap CEPDP, 303. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1994

Dickens, Richard and Machin, Stephen and Manning, Alan and Metcalf, David and Wadsworth, Jonathan and Woodland, Stephen (1994) The effect of minimum wages on UK agriculture CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP0204. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1993

Schmitt, John and Wadsworth, Jonathan (1993) Job search activity and changing unemployment benefit entitlement: pseudo-panel estimates for Britain CEP discussion paper, 148. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Dickens, Richard and Gregg, Paul and Machin, Stephen and Manning, Alan and Wadsworth, Jonathan (1993) Wages councils: was there a case for abolition? British Journal of Industrial Relations, 31 (4). 515-530. ISSN 1467-8543

1992

Pissarides, Christopher and Wadsworth, Jonathan (1992) Unemployment risks In: Mclaughl, Eithne, (ed.) Understanding Unemployment. Routledge, London, UK, 58-79. ISBN 9780415078061

Wadsworth, Jonathan (1992) Unemployment benefits and labour market transitions in Britain CEP discussion paper, 73. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Ingram, P. and Metcalf, David and Wadsworth, Jonathan (1992) Do strikes pay? CEPDP, 92. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Bellmann, L. and Estrin, S. and Lehmann, H. and Wadsworth, Jonathan (1992) The eastern German labour market in transition: gross flow estimates from panel data CEPDP, 102. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1991

Schmitt, John and Wadsworth, Jonathan (1991) A test of the effect of benefits on search activity in a model of endogenous job offer arrivals CEP discussion paper, 38. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

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