Understanding participation in post-compulsory education and training
This research project will analyse how individuals who are resident in Wales progress through secondary school, into sixth forms and on to further education colleges for post-16 education.
The role of careers guidance in supporting participation in higher education
This research will examine the receipt of careers guidance received by children in Welsh schools and how this is influenced by pupils’ demographic and academic characteristics.
Assessing the effectiveness of ESF-funded labour market programmes in Wales
This project assesses the effectiveness of European Social Fund (ESF) funding focused on developing skills for employment in Wales, asking whether or not these programmes have a demonstrable effect on the outcomes of participants.
Health and employment retention
This research aims to understand the driving factors of employment retention for those affected by physical and mental health conditions in Scotland.
Wage and employment dynamics in Great Britain
This data linkage project is bringing together data about employee earnings, UK businesses, and 2011 Census data to provide important new insights into the dynamics of earnings and employment in the UK.
Reducing economic inactivity
The focus of this study is to understand groups within the Northern Ireland working age population who changed their economic activity status between 2001 and 2011.
Maternal employment in Northern Ireland
This project aims to maximise the research impact of previous work examining factors affecting mothers' return to work (or not) after having children in Northern Ireland.