SIRE Chair in Economics
Professor Bender specialises in labour economics and applied microeconomics. In addition to working at the Unversity of Aberdeen, he has held previous positions at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and the US Social Security Administration, as well as visiting positions at Louisiana State University, University of Potsdam, Giessen University and the National Institute for Labour Studies at Flinders University in Australia.
Labour Economics, Economics of Ageing, Subjective Well-being, Health Economics
My current research projects investigate:
For the 2015-6 Session, I will be coordinating EC1006 (Economics of Business and Society), EC4526 (Economics Dissertation), BU5025 (Quantitative Methods) and EC5503 (Labour Economics).
Senior Deputy Head of the Business School
Academic Line Manager for Management Studies
REF Impact Co-Lead for the Business School
Internal Seminar Series Coordinator for the Business School