Academic Staff

Professor Marco Francesconi PhD (New York University)

Position in departmentDeputy Head of Department
Staff positionProfessor
E-mailmfranc (non Essex users should add
Telephone2765 (non Essex users should add 01206-87 to the beginning of this number)
Office hoursThursday, 2.30-4.30pm

Marco Francesconi joined the Department in September 2004. Marco's main area of research is labour economics, with special interest in family economics, intergenerational links and labour market dynamics. His recent work has appeared in the Economic Journal, Journal of Labor Economics, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, European Economic Review and Journal of Human Resources.

Marco has worked for nine years at the Institute for Social and Economic Research at the University of Essex, where he continues to be a Research Fellow. He is also a Research Associate of the Institute for Fiscal Studies (London), and a Research Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (London), the Institute for the Study of Labor (Bonn) and the Centre for Household Income Labour and Demographic economics (Torino).

Research interests
  • Labour economics
  • Family economics

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