Thomas Cornelissen

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I received my PhD in Economics in 2008 from Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany. Before coming to York, I was a Senior Research Officer at University College London (2008-2015). I am a Research Fellow at CReAM (UCL) and at IZA.

Departmental roles

  • Departmental Research Committee
  • Performance Reviewer
  • UG Mitigating Circumstances Committee
  • Board of Studies MA Social Research



My research fields are in Applied Micro, in particular Labour Economics, Economics of Education and Applied Econometrics. In my current projects I am interest in peer effects among coworkers and effects of early childhood education and early childhood interventions.

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Selected publications

Full details of publications can be found on my personal website.

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Thomas Cornelissen
Department of Economics
Room: A/EC/118

Tel: 01904 323799


Personal website

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I am currently on a research leave term, but I am contactable by email to arrange a meeting.