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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.

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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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ZEIT November 20, 2007

Interview with Uta Schoenberg on the benefits of longer parental leave for women.

Le Temps October 31, 2007

L'immigration, sujet brûlant outre-Manche, CReAM Director Prof Christian Dustmann interviewed by Eric Albert regarding the economic impact of new immigrants to the United Kingdom.

Handelsblatt October 29, 2007

"Children-Kitchen-Church-Philosophy: Who benefits from mothers staying at home?" by Norbert Haering – article referring to research by Christian Dustmann and Uta Schoenberg on "The Effect of Expansions in Maternity Leave Coverage on Children’s Long-Term Outcomes"

Handelsblatt June 29, 2007

"The rich get richer, the poor poorer" by Olaf Storbeck – article citing results of a study by Christian Dustmann and Uta Schoenberg on "Revisiting the German Wage Structure"

Wissen.de June 28, 2007

Article citing Christian Dustmann and referring to research by Christian Dustmann and Uta Schoenberg on “Revisiting the German Wage Structure”. Financial Times Germany also referred to the research done by Christian Dustmann and Uta Shoenberg.

Financial Times March 09, 2007

Immigration holds down low pay, A Study of Migrant Workers and the National Minimum Wage and Enforcement Issues that Arise - Dustmann, Frattini and Preston's Report for the Low Pay Commission

Innovations Report March 09, 2007

The impact of immigration on UK wages, "Immigration to the UK has made a positive contribution to the average wage increase experienced by non-immigrant workers" - Dustmann, Frattini and Preston's Report for the Low Pay Commission

Nezavisimaya Gazeta February 27, 2007

Mutually Beneficial Networks, CReAM Director Prof Christian Dustmann interviewed by Vladimir Semenov explaining why migration is usually beneficial to the hosting country.