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A Note on the Wage Effects of the 1972 Raising of the School Leaving Age in Scotland and Northern Ireland

Journal article

Buscha, F. and Dickson, M. 2018. A Note on the Wage Effects of the 1972 Raising of the School Leaving Age in Scotland and Northern Ireland. Scottish Journal of Political Economy. 65 (5), pp. 572-582. doi:10.1111/sjpe.12187

A review of the matching process for the impact analysis of the HMP Peterborough Social Impact Bond

Project report

Anders, J. and Dorsett, R. 2017. A review of the matching process for the impact analysis of the HMP Peterborough Social Impact Bond.

A Social Institutionalist Perspective on HR Diffusion: Histrorical and Cultural Receptivity to HRM in a Post-Comminist Context

Article

Dalton, K. and Bingham, C. 2017. A Social Institutionalist Perspective on HR Diffusion: Histrorical and Cultural Receptivity to HRM in a Post-Comminist Context. International Journal of Human Resource Management. 28 (6), pp. 825-851. doi:10.1080/09585192.2016.1173083

An investigation of the barriers to Fellowship and Lectureship applications experienced by BAME and female early career researchers at Imperial College

Project report

Wilson, K.Y., Urwin, P. and Williamson, M. 2017. An investigation of the barriers to Fellowship and Lectureship applications experienced by BAME and female early career researchers at Imperial College. Imperial College.

Barriers and Drivers of Diversity: Analysis of 10 years of the BSN Diversity Survey Sample of Firms

Book chapter

Urwin, P. and Gould, M. 2017. Barriers and Drivers of Diversity: Analysis of 10 years of the BSN Diversity Survey Sample of Firms. in: Diversity League Table: a 10-year demographic survey of the legal profession Black Solicitors Network. pp. 15-25

Can a Common Currency Foster a Shared Social Identity across Different Nations? The Case of the Euro

Article

Buscha, F., Müller, D. and Page, L. 2017. Can a Common Currency Foster a Shared Social Identity across Different Nations? The Case of the Euro. European Economic Review. 100, pp. 318-336. doi:10.1016/j.euroecorev.2017.08.011

Career management and development

Book chapter

Nowlan, J. 2018. Career management and development. in: Matthewman, L.J., Rose, A. and Hetherington, A. (ed.) Work Psychology: An Introduction to Human Behaviour in the Workplace Hakijisa, Korea Hakjisa Publisher INC.

Changes in socioeconomic inequality in access to study abroad programs: a cross-country analysis

Journal article

Di Pietro, G. 2019. Changes in socioeconomic inequality in access to study abroad programs: a cross-country analysis. Research in Social Stratification and Mobility. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1016/j.rssm.2019.100465

Computers and students’ achievement: An analysis of the One Laptop per Child program in Catalonia

Journal article

Mora, T., Escardíbul, J.-O. and Di Pietro, G. 2018. Computers and students’ achievement: An analysis of the One Laptop per Child program in Catalonia. International Journal of Educational Research. 92, pp. 145-157. doi:10.1016/j.ijer.2018.09.013

Declining Social Mobility? Evidence from five linked Censuses in England and Wales 1971-2011

Article

Buscha, F. and Sturgis, P. 2018. Declining Social Mobility? Evidence from five linked Censuses in England and Wales 1971-2011. British Journal of Sociology. 69 (1), pp. 154-182. doi:10.1111/1468-4446.12275

Degree classification and recent graduates’ ability: Is there any signalling effect?

Article

Di Pietro, G. 2017. Degree classification and recent graduates’ ability: Is there any signalling effect? Journal of Education and Work. 30 (5), pp. 501-514. doi:10.1080/13639080.2016.1243230

Diversity in STEMM: Establishing a Business Case

Project report

Wright, A., Michielsens, E., Snijders, S., Kumarappan, L., Williamson, M., Clarke, L. and Urwin, P. 2014. Diversity in STEMM: Establishing a Business Case. Royal Society.

Do citizens hold mayors accountable for local conditions? Evidence from Italian municipalities

Journal article

Di Pietro, G. 2019. Do citizens hold mayors accountable for local conditions? Evidence from Italian municipalities. Local Government Studies. 45 (1), pp. 24-42. doi:10.1080/03003930.2018.1530658

Do media play a role in promoting vocational education and training? The case of MasterChef

Article

Di Pietro, G. 2018. Do media play a role in promoting vocational education and training? The case of MasterChef. Policy Studies. 39 (1), pp. 37-53. doi:10.1080/01442872.2017.1410879

Do Study Abroad Programs Enhance the Employability of Graduates?

Article

Di Pietro, G. 2015. Do Study Abroad Programs Enhance the Employability of Graduates? Education Finance and Policy. 10 (2), pp. 223-243. doi:10.1162/EDFP_a_00159

Does an international academic environment promote study abroad?

Journal article

Di Pietro, G. 2020. Does an international academic environment promote study abroad? Journal of Studies in International Education.

Does Daily Sunshine make you Happy? Subjective Measures of Well-being and the Weather

Article

Buscha, F. 2016. Does Daily Sunshine make you Happy? Subjective Measures of Well-being and the Weather. The Manchester School. 84 (5), pp. 642-663. doi:10.1111/manc.12126

Education and its Effects on Income and Mortality of Men aged Sixty-five and over in Great Britain

Article

Dorsett, R., Lui, S. and Weale, M. 2014. Education and its Effects on Income and Mortality of Men aged Sixty-five and over in Great Britain. Labour Economics. 27, pp. 71-82. doi:10.1016/j.labeco.2014.02.002

Employment Relations: Fairness and Trust in the Workplace

Book

Bingham, C. 2016. Employment Relations: Fairness and Trust in the Workplace. London Sage.

Estimating earnings returns to vocational qualifications using administrative data

Project report

Bibby, D., Buscha, F., Cerqua, A., Thomson, D. and Urwin, P.J. 2014. Estimating earnings returns to vocational qualifications using administrative data. London Department for Business, Innovation and Skills.

Estimating the Economic Impact of Acas Services

Technical report

Urwin, P. and Gould, M. 2016. Estimating the Economic Impact of Acas Services. Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS).

Estimating the Value of Discounted Rental Accommodation for London’s ‘Squeezed’ Key Workers

Project report

Urwin, P., Gould, M. and Faggio, G. 2016. Estimating the Value of Discounted Rental Accommodation for London’s ‘Squeezed’ Key Workers. Dolphin Square Foundation.

Explaining patterns in the school-to-work transition: An analysis using optimal matching

Article

Dorsett, R. and Lucchino, P. 2014. Explaining patterns in the school-to-work transition: An analysis using optimal matching. Advances in Life Course Research. 22, pp. 1-14. doi:10.1016/j.alcr.2014.07.002

Facilitating independent learning through reciprocal peer coaching

Technical report

Matthewman, L.J. and Nowlan, J. 2015. Facilitating independent learning through reciprocal peer coaching. The Higher Education Academy, England Higher Education Academy.

HMP Peterborough Social Impact Bond - learning exercise

Project report

Dorsett, R. 2017. HMP Peterborough Social Impact Bond - learning exercise.

Identifying Variation in Learner Outcomes by Further Education Provider

Report

Urwin, P. and Cerqua, A. 2017. Identifying Variation in Learner Outcomes by Further Education Provider. Department for Education.

Increasing inter-generational social mobility: is educational expansion the answer?

Article

Buscha, F. and Sturgis, P. 2015. Increasing inter-generational social mobility: is educational expansion the answer? British Journal of Sociology. 66 (3), pp. 512-533. doi:10.1111/1468-4446.12138

It’s the Economy Stupid: Economics for Voters

Book

Pryce, V., Ross, A. and Urwin, P. 2015. It’s the Economy Stupid: Economics for Voters. London Biteback Publishing.

Learning, training and development

Book chapter

Nowlan, J., Kallis, X. and Balu, K. 2018. Learning, training and development. in: Matthewman, L.J., Rose, A. and Hetherington, A. (ed.) Work Psychology: An Introduction to Human Behaviour in the Workplace Hakijisa, Korea Hakjisa Publisher INC.

Mind the Gap

Project report

Dorsett, R., Rienzo, C., Rolfe, H., Burns, H., Robertson, B-A., Thorpe, B. and Wall, K. 2014. Mind the Gap. Education Endowment Foundation.

Motivation and work satisfaction

Book chapter

Nowlan, J. and Wright, A. 2018. Motivation and work satisfaction. in: Matthewman, L.J., Rose, A. and Hetherington, A. (ed.) Work Psychology: An Introduction to Human Behaviour in the Workplace Hakijisa, Korea Hakjisa Publisher INC.

Natural disasters and university enrolment: Evidence from L’Aquila earthquake

Article

Cerqua, A. and Di Pietro, G. 2017. Natural disasters and university enrolment: Evidence from L’Aquila earthquake. Applied Economics. 49 (14), pp. 1440-1457. doi:10.1080/00036846.2016.1218431

Performance Appraisal

Book chapter

Wilson, K.Y. and Jones, R.G. 2017. Performance Appraisal. in: Cornish, T. and Calvard, T. (ed.) The Psychology of Ethnicity in Organisations London Palgrave Macmillan.

Peterborough social impact bond: final report on cohort 2 analysis

Project report

Anders, J. and Dorsett, R. 2017. Peterborough social impact bond: final report on cohort 2 analysis. Ministry of Justice.

Reciprocal peer coaching: A constructivist methodology for enhancing formative assessment strategy in tertiary education

Article

Matthewman, L.J., Nowlan, J. and Hyvönen, K. 2018. Reciprocal peer coaching: A constructivist methodology for enhancing formative assessment strategy in tertiary education. International Coaching Psychology Review. 13 (1), pp. 35-47.

Relationships At Work

Book chapter

Matthewman, L.J. 2018. Relationships At Work. in: Matthewman, L.J., Hetherington, A. and Rose, A. (ed.) Work Psychology: An Introduction to Human Behaviour in the Workplace Hakijisa, Korea Hakjisa Publisher INC. pp. 116-140

Returns to Maths and English Learning (at level 2 and below) in Further Education

Technical report

Cerqua, A. and Urwin, P. 2016. Returns to Maths and English Learning (at level 2 and below) in Further Education. London Department for Business, Innovation and Skills.

Revisiting the impact of macroeconomic conditions on health behaviours

Article

Di Pietro, G. 2018. Revisiting the impact of macroeconomic conditions on health behaviours. Economics and Human Biology. 28, pp. 173-181. doi:10.1016/j.ehb.2017.11.001

Strengths-based performance conversations: an organisational field trial

Project report

Gifford, J., Urwin, P. and Cerqua, A. 2017. Strengths-based performance conversations: an organisational field trial. London Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.

Symposium on psychological well-being of students: A brief summary

Article

Matthewman, L.J. 2017. Symposium on psychological well-being of students: A brief summary. Psychology Teaching Review. 23 (2), pp. 91-92.


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