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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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BBC Three Counties

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

External Research Fellow

Email: Rachel_Friedberg@brown.edu

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Rachel Friedberg

Rachel Friedberg joined the faculty of Brown University after earning her Ph.D. in Economics at MIT. Her research centers on the economic outcomes of immigrants in the United States and Israel, and on immigration's impact on the labor market of the receiving economy. She has testified before the U.S. House Judiciary Committee and participated in Israeli Knesset Committee deliberations on immigration reform.

Rachel Friedberg joined CReAM as an external fellow in March 2007.