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LSE Professor Christopher Pissarides received the Nobel Prize

On October,11 professor of the London School of Economics Christopher Pissarides received the Nobel Prize in Economics 2010, jointly with Peter Diamond and Dale Mortensen, for the study of methods of market analysis.


On October,11 professor of the London School of Economics Christopher Pissarides received the Nobel Prize in Economics 2010, jointly with Peter Diamond and Dale Mortensen, for the study of methods of market analysis.

Professor Pissarides - the world-renowned scholar in the field of labor market analysis. In particular, he investigated the question of how government policy can improve the compliance of supply and demand in the labor market.

One of the series of а his research works was carried out jointly with the ICEF project Director at the LSE Richard Jackman and one of the founders of ICEF Lord Richard Layard:

Jackman, Richard and Pissarides, Christopher and Savouri, S (1990) Labour market policies and unemployment in the OECD. CEP discussion paper; CEPDP0011, 11. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK

Jackman, Richard and Layard, Richard and Pissarides, Christopher (1989) On vacancies. Oxford bulletin of economics and statistics, 51 (4). pp. 377-394. ISSN 0305-9049

Pissarides, Christopher and Layard, Richard and Jackman, Richard (1986) Policies for reducing the natural rate of unemployment. In: Butkiewicz, James L. and Koford, Kenneth J. and Miller, Jeffrey B., (eds.) Keynes' economic legacy. Praeger, New York, USA. ISBN 003004202X

Professor Pissarides for many years was also the director of the Summer School at the LSE, which trained many ICEF teachers and students.