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.

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  • Labour Market Statistics, October 2021

    Oct 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies

    This briefing note sets out analysis of the Labour Market Statistics published on 12 October 2021.

  • Barristers' Working Lives 2021

    A report for The Bar Council

    Williams M, Pike G | Sep 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies/ Employment Research Ltd

    The 2021 survey of the Bar profession is the latest in the series of surveys of barristers’ working lives.

  • Ethnicity pay reporting: A guide for UK employers

    Guidance on navigating voluntary ethnicity pay reporting

    Brown D | Sep 2021 | CIPD

    This guide is designed to help encourage and facilitate publication and to support employers who wish to take advantage of the opportunities reporting presents and improve inclusion in their organisation through voluntary ethnicity pay reporting.

  • Labour Market Statistics, September 2021

    Sep 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies

    This briefing note sets out analysis of the Labour Market Statistics published on 14 September 2021.

  • Returning to the workplace after Covid-19

    A toolkit to help employers establish a return-to-workplace plan for employees living with obesity

    Bajorek Z, Bevan S  | Sep 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies

    This toolkit highlights the legal responsibilities that employers have for providing a safe workplace, as well as detailing a six-step practical plan which aims to understand both organisational and employee needs as workplaces begin to plan for the future.

  • Coaching in virtual spaces: Video, audio and text-based

    Carter A, Blackman A, Alexander K, Byford M | Aug 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies

    This paper is the fifth in the IES Coaching Effectiveness series which uses evidence to explore different aspects of business coaching.

  • Labour Market Statistics, August 2021

    Aug 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies

    This briefing note sets out analysis of the Labour Market Statistics published on 17 August 2021.

  • Understanding People, Understanding Places

    A Report on the Levelling Up Agenda

    Dell A, Fashina-Ayliara T, Buzzeo J, Williams M | Aug 2021 | The Salvation Army

    The purpose of this report, produced in partnership with the Salvation Army, is to inform governments on what rebuilding is needed and where, in order to ensure the Levelling up Agenda is successful at Levelling up the country.

  • ESG, SDGs and HR: a positive post-pandemic partnership

    Brown D | Jul 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies

    Duncan Brown highlights a key trend resulting from and given strong stimulus by the Covid-19 pandemic, with huge potential to shape the future work and influence of the HR profession: the rise of environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) investing.

  • Living and working with obesity

    Are employers playing their part?

    Bajorek Z, Mason B, Edwards M, Bevan S  | Jul 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies

    This report is the second output of the PURPOSE programme (Promoting Understanding and Research into Productivity, Obesity Stigma and Employment). The programme, funded by Novo Nordisk, focusses on improving national productivity levels via better employment and labour market outcomes for those living with overweight or obesity.