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24 Jan 2019
A new tool calculating the return on investment (ROI) of employee assistance programmes (EAPs) offers employers the chance to take an evidence-based approach to their workforce health efforts.
22 Jan 2019
Reflections from Tony Wilson, IES Director, on the first publication of a new 'alternative' claimant count, the highest ever employment rate, youth unemployment, economic inactivity and much more.
21 Jan 2019
Duncan Brown's paper on UK rewards highlights how many employers' total reward offers do not reflect the economic reality experienced by many UK employees.
14 Jan 2019
Our response to the government's consultation on ethnicity pay reporting. Unless key differences with gender pay issues are recognised, there is a ‘significant risk’ that reporting ethnicity pay levels could be ‘counterproductive’.
11 Jan 2019
Tony Wilson, director of the Institute for Employment Studies (IES), responds to Amber Rudd’s speech on universal credit, 11 January 2019.
17 Dec 2018
Our Director, Tony Wilson, responds to the government's Good Work Plan, announced by Business Secretary, Greg Clark.
11 Dec 2018
Tony Wilson, IES Director, comments on the December 2018 release of labour market statistics from the Office for National Statistics.
14 Nov 2018
HR must undergo a mindset shift in order to reap the benefits from artificial intelligence (AI), according to an IES paper.
5 Nov 2018
Our response to the announcement of the Department of Health and Social Care’s Prevention Vision, which aims to put prevention at the heart of the UK's health.
29 Oct 2018
Read our response to the Chancellor's Budget, including our views on announcements relating to mental health, skills and Universal Credit.