Professor Lorraine Dearden

UCL Institute of Education

Lorraine Dearden is a Co-Investigator on CGHE’s social and economic impact of higher education research programme.

Lorraine is Professor of Economics at UCL Institute of Education. She is a quantitative educational researcher who specialises in evaluation methods, and linked administrative and survey data. Her policy focus is on measuring school effectiveness and evaluating the effects of the home environment, education policy and skills formation on child and adult outcomes.

CGHE publications

CGHE research projects

  • HE choices and post-HE destinations to age 25: parental background and effects of higher education funding reform in the UK
  • Sustaining tuition loans

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