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Dr Birgitta Rabe Senior Research Fellow

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Email
brabe@essex.ac.uk
Telephone
01206 874594
Office
2N2.6.04 (Level 6)
Curriculum vitae

Research Interests

Empirical research in economics of the family and labour economics:

  • Early child development
  • Education, schooling and schools
  • Migration and residential mobility
  • Data linkage

Birgitta Rabe is a Senior Research Fellow at ISER. She is 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 https://www.iser.essex.ac.uk/projects/the-effect-of-free-childcare-on-maternal-labour-supply-and-child-development.

Birgitta is Topic Chamion for education, family and data linkage on Understanding Society.


Publications

Displaying publications 1 - 15 of 119 in total

  1. A cautionary tale for politicians pushing universal preschool

    Jo Blanden, Emilia Del Bono, Sandra McNally, et al.

  2. Evidence of free hours’ benefits is lacking

    Jo Blanden, Emilia Del Bono, Sandra McNally, et al.

  3. Free nursery places at age three 'do not boost a child's education'

    Jo Blanden, Emilia Del Bono, Sandra McNally, et al.

  4. Free childcare 'has made no improvement in primary school exam results', research shows

    Jo Blanden, Emilia Del Bono, Sandra McNally, et al.

  5. Universal pre-school education: the case of public funding with private provision

    Jo Blanden, Emilia Del Bono, Sandra McNally, et al.

    1. Education
    2. Child Development
    3. Economics
  6. Free pre-school education: evidence of the impact on child outcomes in primary school

    Jo Blanden, Emilia Del Bono, Sandra McNally, et al.

  7. Universal benefits? What effect does early education have on childhood development and career choices?

    Birgitta Rabe

  8. School quality and parental investments into children

    Birgitta Rabe, Ellen Greaves, Imran Rasul, et al.

    1. Education
    2. Child Development
  9. Evaluating a demand-side approach to expanding free preschool education

    Jo Blanden, Emilia Del Bono, Kirstine Hansen, et al.

    1. Education
    2. Child Development
    3. Public Policy
    4. Caregiving
  10. The impact of free, universal pre-school education on maternal labour supply

    Mike Brewer, Sarah Cattan, Claire Crawford, et al.

    1. Education
    2. Child Development
    3. Labour Economics
    4. Public Policy
    5. Caregiving
  11. Free nursery places have 'no educational benefit', research shows

    Jo Blanden, Emilia Del Bono, Kirstine Hansen, et al.

  12. Free nursery places 'make no academic difference'

    Jo Blanden, Emilia Del Bono, Kirstine Hansen, et al.

  13. 'Little impact' from nursery places

    Jo Blanden, Emilia Del Bono, Kirstine Hansen, et al.

  14. 'Little impact' from nursery places

    Jo Blanden, Emilia Del Bono, Kirstine Hansen, et al.

  15. 'Little impact' from nursery places

    Jo Blanden, Emilia Del Bono, Kirstine Hansen, et al.


Media

Displaying media publications 1 - 15 of 66 in total

  1. A cautionary tale for politicians pushing universal preschool

  2. Evidence of free hours’ benefits is lacking

  3. Free nursery places at age three 'do not boost a child's education'

  4. Free childcare 'has made no improvement in primary school exam results', research shows

  5. Free pre-school education: evidence of the impact on child outcomes in primary school

  6. Universal benefits? What effect does early education have on childhood development and career choices?

  7. Free nursery places have 'no educational benefit', research shows

  8. Free nursery places 'make no academic difference'

  9. 'Little impact' from nursery places

  10. 'Little impact' from nursery places

  11. 'Little impact' from nursery places

  12. 'Little impact' from nursery places

  13. Research - report - Spending it wisely: how can schools use their resources to help poorer pupils?

  14. Clever elder children spur on siblings

  15. Clever elder children spur on siblings


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