Patterns of school non-attendance over the educational lifecourse
10 December 2020
This blog accompanies a Data Insight from ADR Wales that uses data linkage to explore absenteeism over an 11-year period for a single birth cohort in Wales.
Economically "inactive": How does childcare impact mothers' ability to re-join the labour market?
23 November 2020
This blog elaborates on a Data Insight focusing on the impact informal childcare provided by co-resident grandparents in Northern Ireland has on mothers’ employment rates.
Data Insights: The health and economic benefits of active commuting in Scotland
29 October 2020
This blog accompanies a Data Insight about research linking data from the 2001 and 2011 Scottish Census to examine the health and economic benefits of walking and cycling for commuting purposes at a national level in Scotland.
Putting toxic air into lockdown: A discussion on efforts to tackle air pollution
7 October 2020
In this blog, ADRC NI researcher Dr Neil Rowland discusses a recent seminar hosted by the British Heart Foundation Northern Ireland which examined current research and approaches to tackling air pollution.
Data Insights: Addressing inequality? The Provision of Careers Guidance in Welsh Schools
22 September 2020
Rhys Davies is academic lead for the ADR Wales’ skills and employability research theme, and Co-Director of the Wales Institute of Social & Economic Research, Data & Methods (WISERD). In his blog, Rhys discusses a recent Data...