Konstantinos "Costas" Meghir is a Greek-British economist who graduated from the University of Manchester in 1985. He was awarded the Ragnar Frisch Medal in 2000 for the article Estimating Labour Supply Responses using Tax Reforms (with Richard Blundell and Alan Duncan) in Econometrica. He was head of the economics department at University College London from 2004 to 2007. He was elected a fellow of the British Academy in 2005. Currently Meghir is the Douglas A. Warner III Professor of Economics at Yale University.
He will be speaking on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 1 PM in Saieh Hall Room 419 (Azeem Shaikh's Reading Group).
Professor Meghir is located in Saieh Hall Room 226.