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Tiziana Leone

Academic Abroad

Dr Tiziana Leone has been a Visiting Professor at the University of Florence for 6 weeks. During that time she has given guest lectures as well as presented her ongoing work on ageing of mid-life women in low income countries at Bocconi University on 9 May. (May 2016)


Gains in life expectancy hide premature deaths among white High School Graduates

Modest gains in life expectancy among white high school-educated Americans obscure the fact that, in contrast to their more highly educated peers, significant numbers are increasingly dying young, reveals research from Dr Isaac Sasson, Fellow in Population Health in the Department of Social Policy. (March 2016)

Elena Mariani

Research Highlights: Germany, gender and job satisfaction

Germany may be the economic powerhouse of Europe, but cultural differences between East and West reveal some deeply ingrained views relating to gender, parenthood and job satisfaction. Research by LSE PhD student Elena Mariani sheds light on this topic. Elena Mariani is a third year PhD student in Demography and Population Studies, based in LSE’s Social Policy department. (March 2016)




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