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Özlem Onaran

University of Greenwich

PKSG Committee Member

Özlem Onaran is Professor of Economics at the University of Greenwich and the director of the Greenwich Political Economy Research Centre. She has done extensive research on issues of inequality, wage-led growth, employment, globalization, gender, and crises. She has directed research projects for the UN International Labour Organisation, UNCTAD, the Institute for New Economic Thinking, the Foundation of European Progressive Studies, the Vienna Chamber of Labour, the Austrian Science Foundation, and Unions21. She is member of the Scientific Committee of the Foundation of European Progressive Studies, Scientific Advisory Board of Hans Boeckler Foundation, and the Policy Advisory Group of the Women’s Budget Group, member of the Coordinating Committee of the Research Network Macroeconomics and Macroeconomic Policies, and a research associate at the Political Economy Research Institute of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She has more than eighty articles in books and leading peer reviewed journals such as Cambridge Journal of Economics, World Development, Environment and Planning A, Public Choice, Economic Inquiry, European Journal of Industrial Relations, International Review of Applied Economics, Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, Eastern European Economics, and Review of Political Economy.

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Working papers

  • PKWP1705 Daniele Tori, Özlem Onaran
    The effects of financialisation and financial development on investment: evidence from firm-level data in Europe

  • PKWP1703 Thomas Obst, Özlem Onaran, Maria Nikolaidi
    The effects of income distribution and fiscal policy on growth, investment and budget balance: the case of Europe

  • PKWP1609 Özlem Onaran
    Secular stagnation and progressive economic policy alternatives

  • PKWP1603 Özlem Onaran
    Wage- versus profit-led growth in the context of international interactions and public spending: The political aspects of wage-led recovery

  • PKWP1602 Özlem Onaran, Thomas Obst
    Wage-led growth in the EU15 member states: The effects of income distribution on growth, investment, trade balance, and inflation
    Policy Note

  • PKWP1601 Daniele Tori, Özlem Onaran
    The effects of financialization on investment: Evidence from firm-level data for the UK

  • PKWP1304 Özlem Onaran, Giorgos Galanis
    Income distribution and aggregate demand: A global Post-Keynesian model
    Policy Note


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