Ms Emma Congreve

Senior Knowledge Exchange Fellow

Economics

Personal statement

Emma Congreve is a Senior Knowledge Exchange Fellow and Deputy Director at the Fraser of Allander Institute. Emma's work at the Institute is focussed on policy analysis, covering a wide range of areas of social and economic policy. 

Emma is an experienced economist and has previously held roles as a senior economist at the Joseph Rowntree Foundation and as an economic adviser within the Scottish Government. 

Her particular area of expertise is economic policy relating to low income households. She also has a background in a range of policy areas, including local government finance and environment and agricultural economic policy. 

 

Publications

The impact of using an income supplement to meet child poverty targets : evidence from Scotland
Congreve Emma, Connolly Kevin, Harrison Jordan, Kumar Ashwin, McGregor Peter G, Mitchell Mark
Journal of Social Policy, pp. 1-17 (2022)
https://doi.org/10.1017/S0047279422000927
Scotland's Budget Report 2022
, Eiser David, Spowage Mairi, Congreve Emma
(2022)
Rehabilitating Scotland : Exploring the Impact of Mentoring-based Throughcare
Cooper Ben, Congreve Emma
(2022)
Understanding the impact of Covid-19 on income : labour market changes and policy solutions
Congreve Emma, Randolph Hannah, Eiser David
(2022)
The impact of using an income supplement to meet child poverty targets
Congreve Emma, Connolly Kevin, Harrison Jordan, Kumar Ashwin, Mitchell Mark, McGregor Peter G
EcoMod2022 (2022)
Annex C : Financial Memorandum - National Care Service
Congreve Emma, Cooper Benjamin, Crummey Ciara, Bucher Pauline
(2022)

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Research interests

Issues affecting low income households including social security & low pay

Child poverty

Inclusive growth and 'wellbeing' policy

Modelling of household incomes

Labour market & employability

Disability (particularly Learning Disabilities)

Social Care

Policy appraisal and evaluation

Professional activities

Understanding the impact of Covid-19 on household income
Contributor
16/11/2022
The rationale for employability support
Contributor
22/10/2022
Presentation to Prince's Trust employability leads
Recipient
21/2/2022
Scottish Women's Budget Group
Participant
11/2/2022
Scottish Parliament Education, Children and Young People Committee
Contributor
9/2/2022
Witness at Scottish Parliament Equality, Human Rights and Civil Justice Committee
Participant
25/1/2022

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Projects

Understanding the impact of Covid-19 on income: labour market changes and policy solutions
Congreve, Emma (Principal Investigator) Eiser, David (Co-investigator)
10-Jan-2022 - 30-Jan-2022
JRF: Partnership proposal
Congreve, Emma (Principal Investigator)
Collaboartive project with stanadard short-form collaboratio agreement.
01-Jan-2022 - 30-Jan-2022
Costing the New National Care System
Congreve, Emma (Principal Investigator) Connolly, Kevin (Co-investigator) Cooper, Benjamin (Co-investigator) Crummey, Ciara (Co-investigator)
Collabaorative Project - Short form collaboration agreement
31-Jan-2022 - 30-Jan-2022
Trends in Socio-Economic Determinants of Health Inequalities in Scotland
Eiser, David (Principal Investigator) Congreve, Emma (Co-investigator) Smith, Kat (Co-investigator) Spowage, Mairi (Co-investigator) Stewart, Ellen (Co-investigator)
10-Jan-2022 - 31-Jan-2023
Partners in Change - Robertson Trust
Davidson, Jennifer (Principal Investigator) Congreve, Emma (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2022 - 31-Jan-2024
Epilepsy and Employment
McQuarrie, Johanna (Co-investigator) Findlay, Patricia (Principal Investigator) Congreve, Emma (Co-investigator)
30-Jan-2021 - 14-Jan-2022

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