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Emma Stockdale
Emma Stockdale

Emma Stockdale

PhD Candidate


Emma joined the Department of Political Economy in October 2018. Her doctoral research focuses on savings, policy and behavioural science with a particular focus on pension savings. Emma Holds a BSc (Hons) in Psychology from the University of Birmingham and an MSc in Organisational and Business Psychology from Kingston University London. Emma worked in communication and change management (particularly in regards to pensions) prior to starting her PhD.

Doctoral Research

Savings, Policy and Behavioural Science in Pensions

Research Interests

  • Behavioural economics
  • Long-term saving


Dr. Michael Sanders and Prof. Brian Salter