Dr Alex Morris


Director of Studies and Special Supervisor

College Jobs

  • Director of Studies, Economics
  • Special Supervisor, Economics

University Jobs

  • Affiliated Lecturer, University of Cambridge


Email: am37@cam.ac.uk


Newnham College is sad to announce that Dr Alex Morris has died after a short illness (October 2019). She is much missed by her colleagues, friends and students, across a number of Cambridge colleges. 

Research Interests

Inequality – causes and reasons for its persistence between countries, regions and also between individual demographic factors.

The effects of human capital – education both formal and shadow – on individual well being and achievement, as well as more macro economic growth.