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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.

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Anna Okatenko

Anna received her doctoral degree in Economics in 2008 at Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, France. During her doctoral studies she also worked as a consultant for the World Bank, a research assistant at Center for economic research and its applications (Cepremap), and a teaching assistant at University of Paris I and Cergy-Pontoise University.

Her main research interests are Labour Economics and Applied Econometrics.

Anna joined CReAM in September 2009.