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A diverse community of
leading experts, policymakers
and practitioners

The Institute’s key research themes
are led by ten academic partners
spread across the UK.

We’re a UK-wide research
organisation exploring what
productivity means for business

Businesses are crucial to solving
the UK’s productivity problems.

Professor Jason Heyes

Associate Dean for Impact and Engagement and Chair in Employment Relations, Sheffield University Management School

Committees: Executive Team


Jason’s research interests are the connections between employment relations, political economy and public policy; in particular, workers’ labour market transitions, underemployment and work intensity, and governance of labour issues. He has worked extensively with the International Labour Organization, has been a member of the editorial boards of numerous journals and is an Academic Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. Jason is also the director of the Centre for Decent Work at the University of Sheffield.

Regional Productivity Forum