Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Economics, University of Mannheim
Cristina Bellés-Obrero is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Department of Economics at the University of Mannheim. She obtained her PhD in Economics from Universitat Pompeu Fabra in 2017. Her main research interests are in the areas of Economics of Education, Health Economics, and Labor Economics. Her research involves the study of incentive programs in the educational context, the trade-off between general and vocational education, and the empirical analysis of different policies over fertility and infant health outcomes.
Recent work by Cristina Bellés-Obrero
Increasing the minimum age of marriage to 18 years old in Mexico reduced formal marriage but did not prevent school dropout or early motherhood