Margaret Leighton

Margaret Leighton

University of St Andrews

H-index: 4

Europe-United Kingdom

About Margaret Leighton

Margaret Leighton, With an exceptional h-index of 4 and a recent h-index of 4 (since 2020), a distinguished researcher at University of St Andrews, specializes in the field of Education, Labour Economics, Development Economics.

His recent articles reflect a diverse array of research interests and contributions to the field:

Teachers on the move: evidence from a large-scale learning intervention during lockdown

Meta-Practices: The Role of Ecosystems Actors in Social Innovation

Fostering early childhood development in low-resource communities: Evidence from a group-based parenting intervention in Tanzania

Rich Grad, Poor Grad: Family Background and College Major Choice

Major-occupation match quality: an empirical measure based on relative productivity

Mother tongue reading materials as a bridge to literacy

How to Make Decentralization Work? Evidence from a capacity-building intervention in local governance

Labor market returns to college major specificity

Margaret Leighton Information

University

University of St Andrews

Position

Lecturer in Economics

Citations(all)

78

Citations(since 2020)

72

Cited By

21

hIndex(all)

4

hIndex(since 2020)

4

i10Index(all)

3

i10Index(since 2020)

2

Email

University Profile Page

University of St Andrews

Margaret Leighton Skills & Research Interests

Education

Labour Economics

Development Economics

Top articles of Margaret Leighton

Title

Journal

Author(s)

Publication Date

Teachers on the move: evidence from a large-scale learning intervention during lockdown

The Journal of Development Studies

Kartika Bhatia

Margaret Leighton

2024/4/23

Meta-Practices: The Role of Ecosystems Actors in Social Innovation

Jeffrey Hughes

Tyrone Pitsis

Margaret Leighton

Kartika Bhatia

2024/4/3

Fostering early childhood development in low-resource communities: Evidence from a group-based parenting intervention in Tanzania

World Development

Margaret Leighton

Anitha Martine

Julius Massaga

2023/10/1

Rich Grad, Poor Grad: Family Background and College Major Choice

Poor Grad: Family Background and College Major Choice

Margaret Leighton

Jamin Speer

2023/4/23

Major-occupation match quality: an empirical measure based on relative productivity

The BE Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy

Margaret Leighton

Jamin D Speer

2023/1/20

Mother tongue reading materials as a bridge to literacy

Economics of Education Review

Margaret Leighton

2022/12/1

How to Make Decentralization Work? Evidence from a capacity-building intervention in local governance

Kartika Bhatia

Margaret Leighton

2022/11/30

Labor market returns to college major specificity

European Economic Review

Margaret Leighton

Jamin D Speer

2020/9/1

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Margaret Leighton FAQs

What is Margaret Leighton's h-index at University of St Andrews?

The h-index of Margaret Leighton has been 4 since 2020 and 4 in total.

What are Margaret Leighton's top articles?

The articles with the titles of

Teachers on the move: evidence from a large-scale learning intervention during lockdown

Meta-Practices: The Role of Ecosystems Actors in Social Innovation

Fostering early childhood development in low-resource communities: Evidence from a group-based parenting intervention in Tanzania

Rich Grad, Poor Grad: Family Background and College Major Choice

Major-occupation match quality: an empirical measure based on relative productivity

Mother tongue reading materials as a bridge to literacy

How to Make Decentralization Work? Evidence from a capacity-building intervention in local governance

Labor market returns to college major specificity

are the top articles of Margaret Leighton at University of St Andrews.

What are Margaret Leighton's research interests?

The research interests of Margaret Leighton are: Education, Labour Economics, Development Economics

What is Margaret Leighton's total number of citations?

Margaret Leighton has 78 citations in total.

What are the co-authors of Margaret Leighton?

The co-authors of Margaret Leighton are Auriel M.V. Fournier, PhD, Angus Holford.

Co-Authors

H-index: 10
Auriel M.V. Fournier, PhD

Auriel M.V. Fournier, PhD

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

H-index: 8
Angus Holford

Angus Holford

University of Essex

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