Anushka Madhukar

Care Policy and Evaluation Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science

Anushka Madhukar

Anushka Madhukar is a Research Assistant at the Care Policy and Evaluation Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science. She is a mixed-methods researcher and her primary areas of interest are understanding systematic inequalities, informal and unpaid care, and health and social-care policy. She graduated with a degree in Political Economy from the London School of Economics and her research skills include economic modelling and research design, statistical methods, qualitative research, policy and comparative analysis.


Countries UK;
Topics Care economy; Care inequalities; Community-based LTC; Economics of LTC; Evaluation of LTC systems and services; Financing LTC; Gender and care; Healthcare access in LTC; LTC and people with mental health conditions; LTC and younger people; LTC Policy; LTC Reforms; LTC Workforce; New models of care; Outcome measurement in LTC; Prevention and rehabilitation and LTC; Rights and people’s voices in LTC systems; Social Innovation in LTC; Stigma and discrimination; Survey measures; Unmet needs; Unpaid / informal care;
Methods Causal inference in Long-Term Care; Co-production methods; Comparative policy analysis; Economic evaluation; Ethnography; Knowledge-exchange; Literature reviews and synthesis; Mixed methods; Policy analysis; Qualitative studies; Quantitative data analysis; Quasi-experimental methods; Research ethics; Simulation models; Surveys;
Role Research;
Interest Groups Quasi-experimental methods;
Research interests

Her research interests lie in inequalities, migration, socio-economic and political representation, economics of labour and evaluation, unpaid care, and policy analyses.