Maja is a lecturer in Economics at Middlesex University Business School. She graduated with first class honors degree in Management from Birkbeck, University of London and with MSc in European Political Economy-Transition from London School of Economics (LSE). Her PhD is fully funded by ESRC and National Endowment for Science Technology and Arts (NESTA) at Birkbeck, Department of Management.
With Professors Helen Lawton-Smith, Birkbeck and Peter Wood, Department of Geography, UCL, she is a founder of the Regional Studies Association-RSA Research Network on Policy Implications for Knowledge Intensive Business Services (KIBS) and Innovation in Regions in a Globalised Economy. http://www.bbk.ac.uk/innovation/research/kibs-rsa-research-network
Prior to embarking on an academic career Maja worked as a Labour Market Analyst at the Office for National Statistics and in international development at Christian Aid and the British Red Cross- International Division.
BA, Birkbeck, University of London
MSc, London School of Economics (LSE)
PhD (current), Birkbeck, University of London
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Chapters in books
Savic, Maja and Vecchi, Michela and Lewis, Adama (2019) Overeducation and hourly wages in the UK labour market; 2006 to 2017. Economic Review: April 2019 .
Owen, Robyn and Deakins, David and Savic, Maja (2019) Finance pathways for young innovative small‐ and medium‐size enterprises: a demand‐side examination of finance gaps and policy implications for the post‐global financial crisis finance escalator. Strategic Change , 28 (1). pp. 19-36. ISSN 1086-1718
Savic, Maja and Harris, James P. and Lewis, Adama and Scepkauska, Romualdas and Black, Russell and Wales, Philip (2018) Patterns of Northern Ireland trade by destination, product and business characteristics: 2012 to 2016. Other. Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Vaze, Prabhat and Thol, Carolin and Fraser, Alex and Derbyshire, James and Savic, Maja (2017) Exploring the value of defence jobs in the UK. Project Report. Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy.
Savic, Maja and Lewis, Adama and Harris, James P. and Liu, Tom (2017) Estimating the value of service exports by destination from different parts of Great Britain: 2015. Other. Office for National Statistics (ONS).
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