A number of prominent social scientists and economists have been honoured in this year's Queen’s Birthday Honours list. Huge congratulations to them and all those in the wider science and research community.

Those honoured include:

Commanders of the Order of the British Empire

  • Paul Johnson
    Director, Institute for Fiscal Studies
    For services to the Social Sciences and Economics
  • Professor Jonathan Haskel 
    Professor of Economics, Imperial College London
    For services to Economics

Members of the Order of the British Empire

  • Professor Melinda Mills
    Nuffield Professor of Sociology and Head of Department, University of Oxford
    For services to the Social Sciences