dr Paweł BUKOWSKI
Center for Studies on Inequality
Socio-economic inequalities, labour economics
Dr Pawel Bukowski is a Lecturer in Economics at University College London and Polish Academy of Sciences. He is also affiliated with London School of Economics. His research consists of two inter-related streams. The first considers labour market inequalities, in particular, the role of firms in wage determination, worker power and gender discrimination. The second focuses on understanding the evolution of national and sub-national economic inequalities, with particular focus on inequalities in Central and Eastern Europe. He has published in leading international journals such Journal of Economic Growth or Journal of Labor Economics, and played a reading role as both principal and co-investigator on competitive funding bids including Open Research Area, ESRC Rebuilding Macroeconomics, or LSE Research and Impact Fund. He has founded an expert group – Dobrobyt na Pokolenia (Prosperity for Generations), and a member of Concilium Civitas.
Papers in scientific journals
Bell, B., Bukowski, P., & Machin, S. (2022). Decline in Rent Sharing. Journal of Labor Economics, 2nd R&R
Bukowski, P., Clark, G., Gaspar, A., & Peto, R. (2022). Social Mobility and Social Regimes: Intergenerational Mobility in Hungary, 1949-2017. Journal of Population Economics, 35, pages 1551–1588
Bukowski, P., & Novokmet, F. (2021). Between Communism and Capitalism: Long-Term Inequality in Poland, 1892-2015. Journal of Economic Growth, June 2021, 26, Pages 187–239.
Bukowski, P. (2020). School Mobility and Sorting of Students, Gospodarka Narodowa. The Polish Journal of Economics, 3/2020
Bukowski, P. (2019). How History Matters for Student Performance: Lessons from the Partitions of Poland. Journal of Comparative Economics, Volume 47, Issue 1, Pages 136-175.
Bukowski, P. & Kobus, M. (2018). The Threat of Competition and Public School Performance: Evidence from Poland. Economics of Education Review, Volume 67,, Pages 14-24.
Bukowski, P. & Kobus, M. (2012) Educational Equality of Opportunity in Poland: Stochastic Dominance Approach. Ekonomista 5/2012
Altunbuken, U., Bukowski, P., Machin, S., & Slaughter, H. (2022). Power plays - The Economy 2030 Inquiry.
Bukowski, P. (2019). The Rate of Return from Public Investment in Education. European Expert Network on the Economic of Education for the European Commission Directorate General Education and Culture
Bukowski, P. (2017). Shadow Education within the European Union from the Perspective of Investment in Education. European Expert Network on the Economic of Education for the European Commission Directorate General Education and Culture.