Ciarán Nugent is an Economist at the NERI. He is currently working on a number of projects relating to the Just Transition and labour managed enterprises. Ciarán previously worked as a teaching assistant in Political Science in Trinity College Dublin and as a tutor in Economics in NUI Maynooth. His research interests include income distribution, wages, precarious work, the cost of living and intergenerational inequality. He graduated with an MA in Economics and BA in International Politics from NUI Maynooth.