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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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Email: albrecht.glitz@upf.edu

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Albrecht Glitz

Albrecht Glitz is currently an Assistant Professor at Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona, Spain. He graduated with a B.Sc in Economics from Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität in Münster, Germany. In 2001, he received an M.Sc in Economics at University College London. Subsequently, he received his PhD at the Department of Econonics at University College London in 2007. He has been a research affiliate at IZA since 2006.

His current research focuses on the impact of immigration on the German labour market.

He joined CReAM in Sept 2004.