Projects

Cash transfers, pregnancy and birth outcomes

Research using large administrative births and hospital data on the relative birthweight effects of transfers during pregnancy, including universal and means-tested, cash and in-kind, conditional and unconditional transfers.

Welfare reform and larger families

Research on the causal impact of recent welfare reforms in the UK – notably the two-child limit, which restricts social assistance to two children in a household – on fertility, labour market outcomes and mental health among larger families.

Inequalities in early years education in England

Analysis of the drivers of widening inequalities in early years education using the large administrative educational records in England (the National Pupil Database).