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Abigail McKnight

Abigail McKnight

Director of CASE and Associate Professorial Research Fellow


Abigail McKnight is Director of the Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion at the LSE where she has worked since 1999. She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA). Her research interests include inequality, poverty, wealth, social mobility, higher education and employment policy. She has recently held research grants from the Low Pay Commission, the Nuffield Foundation, the European Commission and the Social Mobility Commission. She organises CASE Welfare Policy and Analysis Seminars and is an editorial board member of Social Inclusion.

Abigail McKnight's current research interests are:

Abigail's latest projects include: