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What happened when parents lost their jobs during lockdown?

Hupkau, Claudia ORCID: 0000-0002-7545-3835, Isphording, Ingo, Machin, Stephen and Ruiz-Valenzuela, Jenifer ORCID: 0000-0002-7238-2074 (2020) What happened when parents lost their jobs during lockdown? LSE COVID-19 Blog (21 Dec 2020). Blog Entry.

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Many parents had to cope with losing their jobs or part of their income at the same time as they were forced to home school. How did this affect their children’s learning and their mental health? Claudia Hupkau (CEP/ LSE), Ingo Isphording (IZA), Stephen Machin (CEP/ LSE) and Jenifer Ruiz-Valenzuela (CEP/ LSE) share their findings and warn these rising inequalities should be borne in mind as the government considers school closures again.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2020 The Authors
Divisions: Centre for Economic Performance
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
Date Deposited: 19 Jan 2021 15:12
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 09:59

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