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Birgitta Rabe Professor of Economics, University of Essex

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Curriculum vitae

Research Interests

I am Professor of Economics at the Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex, interested in applied research in education, family and labour economics. I am Co-Investigator of the ESRC Research Cente on Micro-social Change and of Understanding Society. Current and recent work includes:

  • Education and schools: effects of school resources, sibling spillover effects, interactions between school quality and parental investments
  • Childcare and maternal labour supply
  • Migration and residential mobility


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    Publications

    Displaying publications 61 - 67 of 67 in total

    1. Dual-Earner Migration in Britain: earnings gains, employment, and self-selection

      Birgitta Rabe

    2. Differences in Opportunities? Wage, unemployment, and house-price effects on migration

      Birgitta Rabe and Mark P. Taylor

    3. Occupational pensions, wages, and job mobility in Germany

      Birgitta Rabe

      1. Pensions
      2. Labour Market
    4. Dual-earner migration in Britain: earnings gains, employment, and self-selection

      Birgitta Rabe

      1. Migration
      2. Labour Market
      3. Wages And Earnings
    5. Dual-Earner Migration in Britain: earnings gains, employment, and self-selection

      Birgitta Rabe

    6. Dual-Earner Migration in Britain: earnings gains, employment, and self-selection

      Birgitta Rabe

    7. The role of firm pensions for job change in Germany

      Birgitta Rabe


    Media

    Displaying media publications 46 - 60 of 76 in total

    1. A nation of frustrated home-movers

    2. A nation of frustrated home-movers

    3. A nation of frustrated home-movers

    4. Breastfeeding - how to make the difference

    5. Employer contributions are key for pension savings

    6. Pensions: assessing the cost of auto-enrolment delay

    7. Researchers claim to debunk women/pensions savings myth

    8. £1000 blow to your pay packet in just 2 years as cost of living soars and incomes are squeezed

    9. Real take-home pay 'sees 5% fall'

    10. On the move

    11. Data on statistics described by researchers at University of Essex

    12. Data on statistics described by researchers at University of Essex

    13. Data on statistics described by researchers at University of Essex

    14. Research looks into what makes people move

    15. To move or not to move, it's up to her


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