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[Photo: Milo Vandemoortele] Ms Milo VANDEMOORTELE
PhD Student

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Milo Vandemoortele’s research interests lie in examining the association between parental resources and educational attainment in low- and middle-income countries. She taught at the Department for Methodology, in quantitative subjects. Prior to LSE, Milo worked as a researcher at the Overseas Development Institute (ODI, London) in the Growth, Poverty and Inequality Programme. Milo has a degree in economics (University of Pennsylvania) and an MPhil in Development Studies (Institute of Development Studies-Sussex). As part of the ESRC 1+3 doctoral training programme she obtained an MSc in Social Research Methods at the LSE. She is fluent in Spanish, French and Dutch. Milo’s doctoral project is titled ' Inequality in Attainment: Parental Resources and Children’s Cognitive Development in Four Low and Middle Income Countries'

Research Interests:
  • Inequality
  • Intergenerational Issues
  • Development
  • Quantitative data analysis
  • Measurement
Current Research Projects:
  • The Role of Parental Resources on Child Development in Developing Countries.
Selected Publications: