Publications

Publications graphicWe author and publish a range of resources to keep you up to date with the latest developments in employment, labour market and human resource policy and practice.

All our pdf publications are free to access. Publications for the IES HR Network are embargoed for three months before being circulated publicly.

 
  • Movement into employment: Return on investment tool

    Estimation of benefits from moving an individual from unemployment into sustainable employment

    Mallender J, Tierney R, Baah B, Stavridou M | Nov 2017 | Public Health England (PHE)

    Report containing IES research supports an accompanying tool that has been developed to provide evidence on the return on investment of health and work interventions.

  • The true diversity of self-employment: Executive summary

    Uncovering the different segments of the UK's self-employed workforce

    Williams M, Broughton A, Meager N, Spiegelhalter K, Johal S, Jenkins K | Nov 2017 | Centre for Research on Self-Employment

    This executive summary distils the findings of research conducted by IES in conjunction with the Centre for Research on Self-Employment, offering analysis of the solo self-employed workforce.

  • The true diversity of self-employment

    Uncovering the different segments of the UK's self-employed workforce

    Williams M, Broughton A, Meager N, Spiegelhalter K, Johal S, Jenkins K | Nov 2017 | Centre for Research on Self-Employment

    This report produced by IES in conjunction with the Centre for Research on Self-Employment presents analysis of the solo self-employed workforce and identifies nine distinct segments of this population.

  • Models of support for students with disabilities

    Williams M, Pollard E, Langley J, Houghton A-M, Zozimo J | Nov 2017 | Higher Education Council for England (HEFCE)

    This IES report, produced on behalf of the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE), presents the findings of the first phase of a two-part study into the levels of support for disabled students across the higher education sector in 2016/17.

  • The future role of the veterinary nurse: 2017 Schedule 3 survey

    A report for the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons

    Robinson D, Edwards M, Williams M | Oct 2017 | Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS)

    This report presents the findings of a survey conducted by IES on behalf of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) into Schedule 3 of the Vet Surgeons Act 1966.

  • Measurement framework for equality and human rights

    Oct 2017 | Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC)

    This document containing IES research presents the measurement framework that the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) uses to monitor equality and human rights in Britain.

  • Appraisal of the Right to Request Time to Train Regulations

    Research report

    Oct 2017 | Department for Education

    This report presents the findings of a mixed-method appraisal of the functioning of the Right to Request Time to Train, as of March 2015.

  • Social dialogue interventions: What works and why?

    Lessons learned from a synthesis review 2013-2016

    Oct 2017 | International Labour Office (ILO)

    This report containing IES research presents the findings of a synthesis review of interventions related to social dialogue, conducted by the International Labour Office.

  • Slides: HR next generation: Reflections from UK and French early-career HR professionals

    Bevan S | Oct 2017 | Institute for Employment Studies

    Stephen Bevan's slides from IES annual conference 2017 'Smaller function, bigger issues: Where next for HR and people management?'.

  • Slides: Where is HR in the public sector?

    Nugent C | Oct 2017 | oneSource

    Caroline Nugent's slides from IES annual conference 2017 'Smaller function, bigger issues: Where next for HR and people management?'.