Laurita Hargreaves

Doctoral Researcher

Laurita Hargreaves

  • Short CV

    Work experience:

    • 2020-2023: Research Analyst at the Brazilian Institute for Applied Economic Research (IPEA).
    • 2019-2020: Research Assistant at the Public Opinion Lab (DOXA/UERJ).
    • 2017-2018: Junior Consultant at the Institute for Graduate Studies and Research in Engineering (COPPE/UFRJ).
    • 2017-2018: Internship at the Brazilian Funding Authority for Studies and Projects (FINEP).
    • 2016-2017: Internship at the Brazilian Institute for Applied Economic Research (IPEA).
    • 2014-2016: Research Assistant at the Institute of Economics (IE/UFRJ). 



    • 2023 - ongoing: PhD candidate in Economics and Social Sciences, Hamburg University | GIGA Institute. 
    • 2020- 2022: Master of Science in Socio-Ecological Economics and Policy, Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU Wien). 
    • 2020-2022: Joint master's degree in Economics, Sorbonne Université.
    • 2018-2020: Master's degree in Political Science, State University of Rio de Janeiro (IESP/UERJ). 
    • 2013-2017: Bachelor of Science in Economics, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ).

    Current Research

    • Work-life balance policies
    • Capability approach
    • Unpaid care work
    • Welfare state systems
    • Gender and social inequalities
    • Socio-ecological transformation

    Countries and Regions

    • Uruguay
    • Brazil
    • Sweden

    Laurita Hargreaves

    Doctoral Researcher

    T. +49 40 42825


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