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[Photo: Eleni Karagiannaki] Dr Eleni KARAGIANNAKI
Research Fellow

Tel: +44 (0)20 7955 6697
Email: e.karagiannaki@lse.ac.uk
STICERD ,  32L 3.29 C


Publications on LSE Research Online book


Biography:

Eleni Karagiannaki is a Research Fellow at the Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Her research focuses on income and wealth inequality, poverty and socio-economic mobility.

Research Interests:
  • Poverty
  • Income and wealth inequality
  • Intergenerational transfers
  • Intergenerational mobility
  • Household economics
Current Research Projects: Selected Publications:
  • The impact of inheritances on the distribution of wealth: Evidence from Great Britain, Review of Income and Wealth, Vol: 63:2 pp. 394408, DOI: 10.1111/roiw.12217, (2017)

  • Accounting for cross country differences in wealth inequality (with Cowell, F. and A. McKnight), Review of Income and Wealth DOI: 10.1111/roiw.12278. (2017)

  • The effect of parental wealth on children’s outcome in early adulthood, Journal of Economic Inequality, DOI: 10.1007/s10888-017-9350-1. (2017)

  • Recent trends in the size and the distribution of inherited wealth in the United Kingdom, Fiscal Studies, vol. 36:2, pp. 181-213. DOI: 10.1111/1475-5890.12050 (2015)

  • The Relative Role of Socio-Economic Factors in Explaining the Changing Distribution of Wealth in the US and the UK (with F. Cowell and A. McKnight), PDF GINI Discussion Paper no.85. (2013)

  • The wealth effect: How parental wealth and own asset-holdings predict future advantage, (with A. McKnight) in Hills, J., F. Bastagli, F. Cowell, H. Glennerster, E. Karagiannaki and A. McKnight, (eds.), Wealth in the UK: Distribution, Accumulation and Policy, Oxford University Press, Oxford (2013)

  • Inheritance, transfers and the distribution of wealth, (with J. Hills) in Hills, J., F. Bastagli, F. Cowell, H. Glennerster, E. Karagiannaki and A. McKnight, (eds.), Wealth in the UK: Distribution, Accumulation and Policy, Oxford University Press, Oxford. (2013)

  • Wealth in the UK: Distribution, Accumulation and Policy (with Hills, J., F. Bastagli, F. Cowell, H. Glennerster, E. Karagiannaki and A. McKnight, (eds.)), PDF Oxford University Press, Oxford (2013)

  • Changes in the living arrangements of the elderly in Greece: 1974-99, Population Research and Policy Review, vol. 30 pp. 263-285. (2011)

  • Jobcentre Plus or Minus? Exploring the Performance of Jobcentre Plus for non-jobseekers, Benefits: Τhe Journal of Poverty and Social Justice, vol. 17:1 pp.15-28. (2009)

  • Exploring the effect of integrated benefit systems and active labour market policies, Journal of Social Policy, vol. 36:2 pp. 177-95. (2007)

STICERD/CASE Publications:
  • The empirical relationship between income poverty and income inequality in rich and middle income countries
    Eleni Karagiannaki, November 2017
    Paper No' CASE/206: Full paper (pdf)

  • The changing distribution of individual incomes in the UK before and after the recession
    Eleni Karagiannaki, Lucinda Platt, September 2015
    Paper No' CASE/192: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • The Changing Anatomy of Economic Inequality in London (2007-2013)
    Jack Cunliffe, Chris Grollman, Eleni Karagiannaki, Ruth Lupton, Polina Obolenskaya, Stephanie Thomson, Polly Vizard, March 2015
    Paper No' SPCCRR06: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
    Download zipped data files associated with this paper.
    Paper copy now out of print.

  • Falling Behind, Getting Ahead: The Changing Structure of Inequality in the UK, 2007-2013
    Jack Cunliffe, John Hills, Eleni Karagiannaki, Polina Obolenskaya, March 2015
    Paper No' SPCCRR05: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
    Download zipped data files associated with this paper.
    Paper copy now out of print.

  • Wealth distribution, accumulation and policy
    Francesca Bastagli, Frank A Cowell, Howard Glennerster, John Hills, Eleni Karagiannaki, Abigail McKnight, May 2013
    Paper No' CASEbrief 33: Full paper (pdf)

  • Accounting for cross-country differences in wealth inequality
    Frank A Cowell, Eleni Karagiannaki, Abigail McKnight, March 2013
    Paper No' CASE/168: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Mapping and measuring the distribution of household wealth: A cross-country analysis
    Frank A Cowell, Eleni Karagiannaki, Abigail McKnight, November 2012
    Paper No' CASE/165: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • The effect of parental wealth on children’s outcomes in early adulthood
    Eleni Karagiannaki, August 2012
    Paper No' CASE/164: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • The Magnitude and Correlates of Inter-vivos Transfers in the UK
    Eleni Karagiannaki, June 2011
    Paper No' CASE/151: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • The impact of inheritance on the distribution of wealth: Evidence from the UK
    Eleni Karagiannaki, June 2011
    Paper No' CASE/148: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Rrecent trends in the size and the distribution of inherited wealth in the UK
    Eleni Karagiannaki, June 2011
    Paper No' CASE/146: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • The Effect of Health on Consumption Decisions in Later Life: Evidence from the UK
    Eleni Karagiannaki, January 2009
    Paper No' CASE/136: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Exploring the effects of integrated benefit systems and active labour market policies: Evidence from Jobcentre Plus in the UK
    Eleni Karagiannaki, February 2006
    Paper No' CASE/107: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Changes in the Living Arrangements of Elderly People in Greece: 1974-1999
    Eleni Karagiannaki, November 2005
    Paper No' CASE 104: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Jobcentre Plus or Minus? Exploring the performance of Jobcentre Plus for non-jobseekers
    Eleni Karagiannaki, March 2005
    Paper No' CASE 097: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)