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Publication date: 1 Oct 2017 | Publication type: Journal article/book/chapter | Theme: Education & Labour | Authors: Rolfe, H | Journal: Social Policy and Society No. 4 Vol. 16 | Pages: 623-634 | Publisher: Cambridge University Press
In the last ten years, EU migrants have come to play an important role in the UK labour force. They have become increasingly present in low-skilled occupations, where the largest proportional increase has been migration from Eastern and Central European countries. Drawing on research carried out...
Publication date: 6 Feb 2019 | Publication type: National Institute Economic Review | Theme: Trade, Investment & Productivity | External authors: Bartelsman, E, Lopez-Garcia, P, Presidente, G | JEL classification: E24, E32, J63, O4 | Journal: National Institute Economic Review Issue 247 | Publisher: Sage Publications, London
This paper builds upon Bartelsman, Lopez-Garcia, and Presidente (2018) and provides empirical evidence on the cyclical features of labour reallocation in a sample of European Union (EU) countries over the Great Recession and the slow recovery. The analysis makes use of cross-country micro-...
Publication date: 17 Oct 2016 | Publication type: Report | Theme: Employment & Social policy | Authors: Rienzo, C | Report to: DCLG
The purpose of the analysis upon which this report is based was to estimate the impact of participation in the initial phase of the Troubled Families programme on a range of outcomes encompassing benefit receipt, employment, educational participation, child welfare and offending. This analysis...
Publication date: 7 Oct 2016 | Publication type: Report | Theme: Employment & Social policy | Report to: ACAS
This report seeks to identify policies and practices which ensure the integration of people with the following neurological conditions into mainstream employment:  Attention Deficit Disorders Autism Dyslexia Dyspraxia The report, in addition, aims to ensure that the benefits of having a ‘...
Publication date: 5 Nov 2015 | Publication type: Journal article/book/chapter | Theme: Trade, Investment & Productivity | External authors: Dolton, P, Stops, M | JEL classification: J21, J38, R19 | Journal: Labour Economics Vol. 37 Issue December 2015 | Pages: 54-76 | Publisher: Elsevier, Oxford
This paper assesses the impact of the National Minimum Wage (NMW) on employment in the UK over the 1999–2010 period explicitly modelling the effect of the 2008–2010 recession. Identification of invoking a NMW is possible by reference to a pre-period (prior to 1999) without a NMW. Separate...
Publication date: 19 Aug 2014 | Publication type: Other | Theme: Employment & Social policy
Sir Andrew Dilnot (Head of the UK Statistics Authority) has said that the Prime Minister was wrong to say in his Daily Telegraph article that figures showed that in the past year more than three-quarters of all new jobs have gone to British citizens. In fact, official statistics do not show the...
Publication date: 5 Mar 2014 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Theme: Employment & Social policy | Authors: Bryson, A | External authors: Bockerman, P., Viinikainen, J., Hakulinen, C., Pulkki-Roback, L., Raitakari, O. | NIESR discussion paper number: 425
Using the Young Finns Study (YFS) combined with the Finnish Linked Employer-Employee Data (FLEED) we show that quantities of creatine measured in 1980 prior to labour market entry affect labour market outcomes over the period 1990-2010. Those with higher levels of creatine (proxied by urine...
Publication date: 11 Apr 2013 | Publication type: Conference and seminar output | Theme: Employment & Social policy | Authors: Rincon-Aznar, A, Wilkinson, D.
Presentation to Low Pay Commission workshop.