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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  • Primary care worker wellbeing 2020-2023

    Alexander K, Edwards M, Mason B, Carter A | Dec 2023 | Institute for Employment Studies

    An infographic illustrating the changes in primary care worker wellbeing from the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic to early 2023.

  • Student income and expenditure survey: 2021 to 2022

    Research into the financial position of students in higher education in England.

    Pollard E, Williams M, Huxley C, Muir D, Cook J, Cetera R, Edney C (IES) & NatCen Social Research | Nov 2023 | Department for Education

    Findings from a study on the income and expenditure of higher education students studying in England.

  • Supporting employees with terminal illness: a guide to workplace policies and practice

    Smithson, J., Abreu Scherer, I., Baverstock Poppy, I., Bevan, S., and Parry, R., | Nov 2023 | What Works Centre for Wellbeing & Marie Curie

    This guide is an introduction to the topic of work and terminal illness, rather than a comprehensive set of instructions.

  • Labour Market Statistics, November 2023

    Nov 2023 | Institute for Employment Studies

    This briefing note sets out analysis of the Labour Market Statistics published on 14 November 2023.

  • Fair, equitable pay: impossible ideal or a HR priority we finally need to practise?

    Brown, D | Oct 2023 | Institute for Employment Studies

    In this new HR Network paper written by IES Principal Associate Dr Duncan Brown we look at the issue of how organisations can implement fairer and more productive reward strategies and practices.

  • Over-50s employment support report

    Over-50s employment support

    Findings from research in the West London Alliance sub-regional partnership

    Bajorek Z, Dewar L, Wilson T | Oct 2023 | Institute for Employment Studies

    This report details the experiences of those over 50 accessing skills and employment support services in West London.

  • Flexible Phonics report cover

    Flexible Phonics

    A two-armed cluster randomised trial: Evaluation report

    Dawson A, Huxley C, Gray H, Alexander K, Edney C, and Bamford S | Oct 2023 | Institute for Employment Studies

    This report covers the Flexible Phonics intervention which aims to help reception class teachers and teaching assistants deliver new strategies designed to optimise the teaching of reading to all reception pupils (aged four to five years).

  • HRN

    Slides: IES HR Directors' Retreat 2023

    Growing the future workforce

    Wilson T, Foot C, Stevenson R, Clark M, Slattery D | Oct 2023 | Institute for Employment Studies

    What can and should HR be doing to develop the workforce in the face of a rapidly shifting landscape?

  • Closing the Vocabulary Gap

    Project evaluation report

    Buzzeo J, Muir D, Patel R | Sep 2023 | Institute for Employment Studies

    This report presents the findings from a joint evaluation by the Institute for Employment Studies and the Sutton Trust of the Closing the Vocabulary Gap (CVG) project. This evaluation report covers the first two years of delivery up to the end of the 2021/22 academic year.

  • Labour Market Statistics, September 2023

    Sep 2023 | Institute for Employment Studies

    This briefing note sets out analysis of the Labour Market Statistics published on 12 September 2023.