Dr Genevieve Knight, a research economist, joined the NILS team as a Senior Research fellow in September 2013. Genevieve previously led the Work and Social Policy Group at the Policy Studies Institute, University of Westminster UK, and before that worked at the Centre for Economic Performance at the London School of Economics. Genevieve is an applied economist. Her chief skills are with evaluation design, econometric modelling, and handling complex data. She also conducts cost-benefit analysis, and systematic literature and evidence reviews. She has wide experience of social policy development and a background in policy evaluation.