Melanie Jones

Cardiff University, UK

IZA World of Labor role


Current position

Professor of Economics, Cardiff University

Research interest

Labor economics, economics of disability


PhD Economics, Swansea University, 2007

Selected publications

  • “Disability and perceptions of work and management.” British Journal of Industrial Relations 54:1 (2016): 83–113.

  • “Disability prevalence and disability-related employment gaps in the UK 1998–2012: Different trends in different surveys?” Social Science and Medicine 141 (2015): 72–81 (with B. Baumberg and V. Wass).

  • “Disability, gender and the British labour market.” Oxford Economic Papers 58:3 (2006): 407–449 (with P. Latreille and P. Sloane).

  • “Is there employment discrimination against the disabled?” Economics Letters 92 (2006): 32–37.

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