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5 Aug 2016
Sam Swift considers whether Brazil can capitalise on the Olympic Games for sustainable change.
4 Aug 2016
IES's evaluation of the Intensive Activity Programme (IAP) trials has been published by the Department for Work and Pensions.
1 Aug 2016
NHS trusts in London, Thames Valley and East of England are most likely to be affected by the UK leaving the EU, new analysis reveals. The full implications of the data analysis are outlined in a new IES piece for the LSE’s Brexit Vote blog.
28 Jul 2016
Calling upon the UK’s emerging HR talent, the Institute for Employment Studies is collaborating with HR Magazine in a project aiming to unearth provocative thoughts on the future of human resources. The aim of the project is to hear from a diverse range of young nominees from several UK organisations who would like to participate and offer their views to the HR community.
21 Jul 2016
A new IES report investigates how Lewisham Council has achieved a near-equal gender mix at the top of their organisation, with 56 per cent of those in senior grades female and a pay gap slightly in favour of women.
20 Jul 2016
The first labour market statistics since the EU referendum continue the previous positive trend, but are covering a period before the vote, so there can be no evidence yet of any Brexit effect on employment.
8 Jul 2016
Rachel Marangozov considers the options for filling the future nursing shortage faced by the NHS, following the publication of a new IES report for the Migration Advisory Committee.
7 Jul 2016
New IES research for the Migration Advisory Committee reveals the scale of challenges facing the NHS nursing workforce, with one in three nurses due to retire in the next 10 years and a lack of 'homegrown' nurses to fill the imminent gap.
5 Jul 2016
Stephen Bevan welcomes a new Arthritis Research UK report looking at the challenges at work faced by people living with a range of musculoskeletal disorders.
30 Jun 2016
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