Paul Gregg


Paul Gregg is a Professor of Economic and Social Policy in the Dept of Social and Policy Sciences, University of Bath. He is a member of the Governments Commission on Social Mobility. He is a commissioner on the Living Wage Commission that sets the Living Wage and he is a Research Fellow for the Resolution Foundation and has previously been part of the Foundations work on Minimum Wages and the design of Universal Credit. He recently undertook a report on Full Employment for them.

He was also a member of the ACEVO commission on youth unemployment and undertook a major a review of Personalised Support and Conditionality in the Welfare System for the UK Dept. of Work and Pensions. He was formally a member of the Council of Economic Advisors at HM Treasury 1997-2006, where he worked on unemployment, welfare reform and child poverty. Paul is director of the Centre for the Analysis of Social Policy at Bath and his research has covered Britains performance on wages, youth unemployment, workless households, child poverty, intergenerational mobility and the drivers of social disadvantage.