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Deborah Wilson

Deborah WilsonReader in Public Policy

Contact details

Room: 2G6, 12 Woodland Road
Telephone: 0117 331 1090
E-mail: D.Wilson@bristol.ac.uk@

CMPO Working Papers


Personal profile

Deborah is a Reader in Public Policy. She holds a joint appointment across the Department for Management and the School for Policy Studies. She is currently Director of PolicyBristol and Deputy Director of the Centre for Market and Public Organisation (CMPO). Prior to joining CMPO she held lectureships in economics at the Universities of Bath and Bristol. Deborah was Deputy Director of the ESRC Public Services Programme, University of Oxford, from 2007 until its conclusion in 2010.

Research interests

The effects of choice, voice and other user-based mechanisms on public service delivery, and the impact of targets and rankings on public service performance. Much of her recent work has focused on these issues in the education context.

Forthcoming and recent publications