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Michael P Keane

Michael P Keane

International Research Fellow


Ph.D. Economics, Brown University, 1990

M.A. Economics, Brown University, 1985

B.S. Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1983



Michael Keane is currently Professor of Economics at UNSW in Sydney, Australia, and a Chief Investigator of the ARC’s Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research (CEPAR) at UNSW. He has previously held positions as the Nuffield Professor of Economics at the University of Oxford, and Professor of Economics at Minnesota, NYU, Yale and UTS.



Academic outputs

IFS Working Paper W20/36
This working paper studies the impact of child work on cognitive development in four Low- and Middle-Income Countries. We advance the literature by using cognitive test scores collected regardless of school attendance.
IFS Working Paper W18/29
We study the relationship between child work and cognitive development in four Low and Middle Income Countries.

Reports and comment


Dynamics and Policy Evaluation presented at PEPA conference - London June 14 2012