Dr. Stephen Lissenburgh

 

 

Age: 40

 

Summary: British economist, social scientist and principal researcher at the U.K.-based think-tank organization Policy Studies Institute who had recently gained a national reputation for his major contributions to British public policy research and became a key figure in policy evaluations for his work in the field on labour market disadvantage when he was head of a large research group from 1997 to 1998 and again from 2002 to 2005.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: April 30, 1964

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Tissamaharama, Sri Lanka