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COVID_Education Inequality

The COVID-19 crisis and educational inequality

This article was written by Professor Anna Vignoles (Professor of Education, University of Cambridge) and Professor Simon Burgess (Professor of Economics, University of Bristol). This article was originally commissioned and published by the Campaign for Social Science as part of its Covid-19 programme. It was originally published on the Campaign for Social Science website on […]

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COVID_Burgess-Skills Schools

Schools, skills, and learning: The impact of COVID-19 on education

This blog was written by Simon Burgess, Professor of Economics and Hans Henrik Sievertsen, Lecturer and Economist, Department of Economics, University of Bristol. It was first published on the VOX website on 1 April 2020. The global lockdown of education institutions is going to cause major (and likely unequal) interruption in students’ learning; disruptions in […]

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