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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

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    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

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    1. Women call shots on moving house

    2. Women hold sway on house move decisions

    3. Women call shots on location

    4. It's women who decide when to move home

    5. Women have final say when it comes to moving home

    6. Women have the say about moving house

    7. Breastfeeding: looking for the evidence

    8. New breastfeeding study

    9. Essex team looks at breastfeeding legacy

    10. On the matter of mother's milk

    11. Breastfeeding research: most comprehensive study of its kind

    12. Funding for study into benefits of breastfeeding

    13. Breastfeeding research: most comprehensive study of its kind

    14. Breastfeeding research: most comprehensive study of its kind

    15. New study will look at effects of breastfeeding on children, mothers and employers


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