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Dr Edith Aguirre Senior Research Officer, University of Essex

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Edith is a Senior Research Officer working on pregnancy and early childhood topics as part of the Understanding Society team. She holds a PhD in Economics from the Univeristy of York, a Master in Economics from Centro de Investigacion y Docencia Economicas (CIDE) and a Bachelor in Economics from Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon (UANL).

Her academic background is particularly centred around: Applied Econometrics, Labour Economics and Household Economics. She was a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Economics and Social Research Council (ESRC)-funded interdisciplinary project on Networks within the NHS. She has also worked in the public and private sector. For the Mexican government in the Tax Administration Service, the Ministry of Economy and the Presidency of the Republic, and in the banking sector for Citigroup. In addition she has also collaborated as an international consultant for the Inter-American Development Bank.

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