Dr Richard Holt

Senior Lecturer in Economics


Dr Richard Holt holds a PhD in economics from the University of Bristol.

His research interests lie at the interface of macroeconomics and labour economics including:

  • The role of variation of hours variation in explaining cyclical behaviour of unemployment, vacancies and job reallocation.
  • Microeconomic and macroeconomic aspects of factor adjustment when financial constraints and non-convex adjustment costs interact.
  • Vertical skill mismatch and inequality in labour market outcomes.

Research summary


Labour economics