Ana Nuevo-Chiquero

Research Fellow

Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

Ana Nuevo-Chiquero holds BAs in Economics and Law from Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. She obtained her PhD from Boston University in 2011 and is now a Maria Zambrano Fellow at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in the School of Economics at the University of Edinburgh (on leave).

Her research interests lays on Labour and Health Economics, with a focus on fertility choices and early life investments. She uses applied micro econometric techniques to study issues such as behavioural responses to contraception availability, parental investments during early life and its long term consequences.

Ana joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in May 2016 and became an IZA Fellow in November 2021.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12104
published as 'Parental identity and child test scores' (with Stuart Campbell, Gurleen Popli and Anita Ratcliffe) in: Fiscal Studies, 2020, 41 (4), 851 - 881
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8308
published in: Economic Journal , 2016, 126 (592). 654–681
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6755
published as 'The Early Origins of Birth Order Differences in Children's Outcomes and Parental Behavior' in: Journal of Human Resources, 2018, 53, 123 - 156