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Emilia Del Bono Director of MiSoC, University of Essex

Emilia del bono
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My current research agenda is focused on the nature, causes, and consequences of disparities in children’s human capital that lead to inequalities later on in life. This research revolves around three broad themes. The first concerns the extent to which maternal health behaviours shape the health and cognitive endowment of children, as well as the effect of differences in early health endowments on later outcomes. The second theme is related to the way in which differences in educational opportunities affect later educational attainment, labour market outcomes, and long-term life chances. The third theme is concerned with the analysis of the effects of parenting, and in particular maternal time inputs, on children’s cognitive and non-cognitive outcomes. My wider research interests also include work on family dynamics, fertility, and gender issues.

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    1. Inequality in achievements during adolescence

      John Ermisch and Emilia Del Bono

      1. Young People
      2. Education
      3. Social Mobility


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    1. The Tudor pile that's home to a thinktank set on shaking up Britain's drug laws

    2. Taxing cannabis 'could cut deficit'

    3. Legal cannabis 'would save £ 1.25bn a year'

    4. The Tudor pile that's home to a thinktank set on shaking up Britain's drug laws

    5. Legal cannabis market 'would be worth £1.25bn a year to government'

    6. Legalising cannabis could help Government cut deficit by £1.25 billion a year, claims study

    7. A cost benefit analysis of cannabis legalisation

    8. Narcotics: we can't hide from the realities of the drugs economy any longer

    9. Hundreds of millions in revenue to be gained from regulation of cannabis market in England and Wales

    10. Greater Government support needed for breastfeeding

    11. Why breast is best. With research indicating that breastfeeding could increase educational attainment, parents should more seriously consider infant nourishment

    12. Feeling fine: pregnant pause

    13. Guardian Weekly: news in brief

    14. Low birth weight study

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