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[Photo: Marta DE PHILIPPIS] Ms Marta DE PHILIPPIS
Occasional Research Assistant - Labour Markets, Education and Skills
Tel:  0207 955 6967
Email: M.De-Philippis@lse.ac.uk
Room/Desk: 32L 2.03 G  

Expertise: Labour economics, economics of education

Biography:

Marta is an economics PhD student at the London School of Economics. She joined the labour and education groups at the CEP in 2011. Her research interests include: the trade-off between exerting effort in teaching or in research for university professors, the performance of immigrant children at school, the reasons behind gender gaps in education. She is also interested in gender and family economics.

Education:

  • Bachelor ("Laurea") in business, Bocconi University (Milan), 2004-2007
  • Master of Sciences ("Laurea Magistrale") in economics, Bocconi University (Milan), 2007-2009
  • PhD in economics, London School of Economics, 2010-present

Awards:

  • Marco Fanno Foundation, scholarship, 2011-2013
  • ESRC, tuition waiver, 2010-2014
  • Bocconi University, outstanding student scholarship, 2007-2009