Nigel Meager

Nigel Meager

Nigel Meager (Director of IES) has a long and varied research track record covering the functioning of national, regional and local labour markets, unemployment, skill shortages, labour market flexibility, changing patterns of work and equal opportunity policies and practices. He has been the UK expert on the European Commission’s ‘Employment Observatory’ (1996-99 and 2003-04). In partnership with ÖSB Consulting in Vienna he jointly led (2003-8) the Mutual Learning Programme of the European Employment Strategy, and (currently) the Peer Review and Assessment on Social Inclusion, for the EU Commission