Maia Güell

Research Fellow at Foundation for Applied Economic Studies (FEDEA), Research Fellow at Iza Institute Of Labor Economics, Professor of Economics at University Of Edinburgh

Maia Güell is Professor of Economics at The University of Edinburgh and Research Fellow at CEPR, FEDEA and IZA. She obtained her PhD from the London School in Economics. Her main research area is applied labour economics and her interests include the effect of firing costs on labour market outcomes, the determinants of gender gaps in unemployment and participation rates, the effects school choice mechanisms on choice and outcomes, and trends in intergenerational mobility.