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Dr Laura Fumagalli Senior Research Officer, University of Essex

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Email
lfumag@essex.ac.uk
Telephone
01206 872387
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2N2.6.03
Curriculum vitae

I am an economist. My research interests are applied labour, health, and development economics, and survey methodolgy. I am particularly interested in:

  • Determinants of social and human capital
  • Causes and effects of ethnic diversity and segregation
  • Microcredit
  • Child labour
  • Determinants and measurement of well-being
  • Methods to reduce and correct for non response
  • Impact evaluation
  • Field and survey experiments

I am part of the Understanding Society team. I had been involved in a number of projects including: the sample design of the ethnic minority boost sample, the imputation of income data, the creation of the harmonised BHPS-Understanding Society dataset, and the inclusion of Understanding Society into the Cross National Equivalent File (CNEF).

 


Publications

Displaying publications 1 - 15 of 33 in total

  1. Introduction to harmonised BHPS-Understanding Society data

    Laura Fumagalli

  2. Harmonised BHPS-Understanding Society data - user consultation session

    Laura Fumagalli

  3. Cross-national estimation of smoking prevalences: the role of retrospective data

    Laura Fumagalli, Elena Fumagalli, and Dean R. Lillard

  4. Impact of cultural diversity on wages and job satisfaction in England

    Simonetta Longhi and Laura Fumagalli

  5. Impact of cultural diversity on wages and job satisfaction in England

    Simonetta Longhi and Laura Fumagalli

  6. Impact of cultural diversity on wages and job satisfaction in England

    Simonetta Longhi and Laura Fumagalli

  7. Experiments with methods to reduce attrition in longitudinal surveys

    Laura Fumagalli, Heather Laurie, and Peter Lynn

  8. Like oil and water or chocolate and peanut butter? ethnic diversity and social participation for young people in England

    Laura Fumagalli and Elena Fumagalli

  9. Like oil and water or chocolate and peanut butter? ethnic diversity and social participation for young people in England

    Laura Fumagalli and Elena Fumagalli

  10. Methods to Reduce Attrition in Longitudinal Surveys: An Experiment

    Laura Fumagalli, Heather Laurie, and Peter Lynn

  11. Reducing and Understanding Survey Non-Response

    Laura Fumagalli

  12. Like oil and water or chocolate and peanut butter? ethnic diversity and social participation for young people in England

    Laura Fumagalli and Elena Fumagalli

  13. Like oil and water or chocolate and peanut butter? ethnic diversity and social participation for young people in England

    Laura Fumagalli and Elena Fumagalli

  14. All in the family: is family smoking causal?

    Dean R. Lillard and Laura Fumagalli

    1. Young People
    2. Health
    3. Social Behaviour
  15. Like oil and water or chocolate and peanut butter? ethnic diversity and social participation for young people in England

    Laura Fumagalli and Elena Fumagalli


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