Employment & Social policy

Publication date: 19 Jun 2017 | Publication type: Policy Paper | Theme: Employment & Social policy, Exiting the EU & Britain after Brexit | Authors: Rolfe, H | External authors: Davies, G | Report number: 4
Alongside access to the singlemarket, EU immigration policy is arguably the most important issue facing employers and policymakers resulting from the UK’s decision to leave the European Union. At the time of publication, shortly after the General Election result and with a hung parliament in place...
Publication date: 10 May 2017 | Publication type: National Institute Economic Review | Theme: Employment & Social policy | External authors: Friedman, S, Macmillan, L | JEL classification: J61, P25, Z13 | Journal: National Institute Economic Review Issue 240 | Publisher: Sage Publications, London
In their article Friedman and Macmillan explore for the first time regional differences in the patterning of occupational social mobility in the UK, examining how rates vary across 19 regions of England, Scotland and Wales. Their findings cast doubts on the dominant policy narrative on regional...
| Theme: Trade, Investment & Productivity, Employment & Social policy
The FACTAGE project explores the emerging inequalities associated with longer working lives. FACTAGE is a trans-national Joint Programming Initiative (JPI) “More Years Better Lives” project and is financed by the national research foundations of Belgium, Germany, Austria, Spain and the UK.
Publication date: 12 Apr 2017 | Publication type: Report | Theme: Employment & Social policy | Authors: Runge, J | Report to: Unions21
  This report was commissioned by Unions21 to better understand the changing landscape of the future UK labour market. Its purpose is to a) identify industries with high projected employment growth and b) analyse worker characteristics in these industries, in order to inform subsequent market...