Feminisation of care work
In Spain, 10% of women perform care work, by far exceeding the 5% of male carers.
Some 34.8 of grandparents in Spain regularly care for their grandchildren, a figure much higher than the European average.
Participation in welfare state benefits
Between 2008 and 2018, benefits for the elderly increased, whereas benefits for families did not improve.
The effect of early retirement schemes on youth employment
Contradicting a fairly widespread idea, delaying exit from the labour market does not reduce youth employment, but could actually boost it.
Child benefit design: the importance of refundable tax deductions
Child support benefits improve the economic situation of families and appear to be positive for increasing fertility rates. How can they be designed with efficiency?