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Anna's work focuses on the North East of England and she has published reports on diverse aspects of the region’s economy.

She also works on education, skills and social policy across the north of England, and has collaborated with colleagues on topics including the rural economy, devolution and migration. 

Areas of expertise:

  • Education, skills and workforce
  • Public services and social policy
  • Economy and society in North East England

Before joining IPPR, Anna worked as a researcher at several northern universities, and as an analyst in government. Previously she lectured in theoretical linguistics at London University. 

Recent work