UCL Department of Economics


Professor Christian Dustmann awarded ERC Advanced Grant

29 March 2019

Congratulations to Professor Christian Dustmann, Director of CReAM who has been awarded an ERC Advanced grant to address the Migration Challenge.

Professor Christian Dustmann

Christian Dustmann, Professor of Economics and Director of CReAM, has been awarded a European Research Council (ERC) Advanced Grant, to explore his ambitious research ideas on The Migration Challenge: Labour Markets, Policy Reforms and Social Cohesion.


ERC Advanced Grants are awarded to leading principle investigators that demonstrate a significant track record of research achievement. https://erc.europa.eu/news/erc-2018-advanced-grants-results

Professor David Price, UCL’s Vice-Provost for Research, said: “ERC Advanced Grants are awarded for excellence in research and we are extremely proud to have eight of our academics as recipients. These grants will allow our academics to break boundaries and pursue innovative projects for which the university is world-renowned.” https://www.ucl.ac.uk/news/2019/mar/eight-ucl-academics-awarded-european...