Progression in the professions: is there an association between socio-economic background and success in professional employment
Summary & aims
The primary output from this project was a research report based on an analysis of data from the Higher Education Statistics Agency’s longitudinal Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey. This explored the differences in graduate pay growth by social background, as one indicator of success.
Timescale and Funder
- NIESR discussion paper no 453, "Does socioeconomic background affect pay growth among early entrants to high-status jobs?"
- Sutton Trust’s Research Brief