Owen Corrigan

Education Research Fellow, 2011-2013


Dr. Owen Corrigan joined Policy Exchange in October 2011. Prior to that he was a doctoral student in the School of Social Policy at Trinity College, Dublin. His thesis looked at legal status and migrant poverty in European welfare states, an area in which he has published peer-reviewed academic research. Owen has written on policy and politics for national publications in Ireland and has also spent some time in financial services. He holds a Ph.D. in Social Policy and a B.A. in Philosophy and Politics from Trinity College Dublin, and an M.Sc. in Comparative Social Policy from Oxford University.

Owen Corrigan

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