Anne Devlin is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Economic Analysis Division having joined the ESRI in December 2020. Her research interests include labour economics and the economics of disability as well as a particular interest in economic inactivity in Ireland, North and South.
Anne completed her PhD in Economics at Queen’s University Belfast in June 2021. Her PhD research investigated the high levels of disability in Northern Ireland and whether there is a relationship with the ‘Troubles’. During her doctoral studies Anne held a research internship at the Northern Ireland Assembly Research and Information Service at Stormont. Anne also holds a BSc in Economics and an MSc in Management from Ulster University. Prior to joining the Institute Anne was employed as a Teaching Fellow at Ulster University’s Business School.