Mr Benjamin Cooper

Knowledge Exchange Assistant

Economics

Personal statement

Ben Cooper is a Knowledge Exchange Assistant working within the Fraser of Allander Institute whilst studying for his MSc on the Scottish Graduate Programme for Economics at the University of Edinburgh. 

He joined the FAI in 2018 as an intern whilst studying for his BSc Hons in Economics, working on a research project that analysed the effects of the 2014 BAC reduction in Scotland.

His current research interests are in economic consultancy, economic policy and also the economics at the nexus of health and crime.