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European Research Council (ERC) Awards

CReAM's Director, Christian Dustmann has been awarded an ERC Advanced grant on The Migration Challenge: Labour Markets, Policy Reforms, and Social Cohesion.

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CReAM's Deputy Director, Uta Schönberg has been awarded an ERC Consolidator grant on Wage Inequality.

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Cutting refugees’ benefits results in more crime and less education

Reducing welfare benefits for refugees and immigrants is largely ineffective for increasing employment and promoting integration, and instead leads to poverty, ‘survival crime’ and less schooling, according to a new study from CReAM's Christian Dustmann and co-authors from the Rockwool Foundation.

This research received very high media attention in Denmark and has resulted in a public hearing (26.03.2019) and a presentation in the Danish Parliament.

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Disadvantaged boys benefit most from early school years

Research by Christian Dustmann and Thomas Cornelissen finds that boys from disadvantaged backgrounds benefit most from early schooling, helping to narrow the skills gap (60-80%) with boys from high socio-economic backgrounds.

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Housing costs have exacerbated income equality in Germany

CReAM Research by Christian Dustmann and co-authors finds that changes in housing expenditures dramatically exacerbated the rise in income inequality in Germany since the mid-1990s. The research was covered on the German press.

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Immigrant and disadvantaged children benefit most from early childcare

Attending universal childcare from age three significantly improves the school readiness of children from immigrant and disadvantaged family backgrounds.

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Christian Dustmann discussing Theresa May's comments on EU workers 'jumping the queue' on BBC Three Counties.

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18 October 2013

CEMIR - Junior Economist Workshop on Migration Research. Submission Deadline: 1 September 2013

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24 September 2013

"Examining Migration Dynamics: Networks and Beyond”, Lady Margaret Hall, University of Oxford. Submission Deadline: 15 January 2013.

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5 September 2013

4th TEMPO Conference on INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION - Submission Deadline: 15 June 2013

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18 May 2013

Sixth International Conference on MIGRATION AND DEVELOPMENT - Ifrane, Morocco. Submission Deadline: 31 January 2013

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11 May 2013

International Conference on Gender and Migration: Critical Issues and Policy Implications, Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey. Submission Deadline: 22 February 2013

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26 March 2013

Transnational Families: Multi-sited; mixed-method and comparative research approaches. Submission Deadline: 11 January 2013

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21 March 2013

European Labour Force Survery (EU-LFS) and European Union Statistics on Income and Living Conditions (EU-SILC) - 3rd European User Conference - Mannheim, Germany.
Submission Deadline: 31 October 2012

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