Senior Research Economist
MSc Economics (Distinction), University College London, 2011
George joined the IFS in 2011 and is a Senior Research Economist in the Pensions and Public Finance sector. His research interests focus on understanding variation in the returns from healthcare, exploring how patient outcomes vary across different healthcare providers and across different patient characteristics. Current projects include analysing the spillovers between different types of health and social care and quantifying the impact of waiting times targets in public hospitals. Previous work includes research on the determinants of domestic energy efficiency in the UK, a review of UK energy policy and topics in development economics.