Dr Birgitta Rabe Senior Research Fellow
- 01206 874594
- 2N2.6.04 (Level 6)
I am an economist interested in applied research in education, family and labour economics. Some of my current and recent work includes
- Early child development: breastfeeding; child care
- Education and schools: effects of school resources; sibling spillover effects; school quality and parental investments
- Child care and maternal labour supply
- Migration and residential mobility
I was Principal Investigator of the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) funded project “The effect of free childcare on maternal labour supply and child development". See here for a recent publication.
I am Topic Champion for education, family and data linkage on Understanding Society. Linked education records for Understanding Society are available, see here.
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