World-class economics research
Our staff advise government departments to shape their policies and to improve people's lives.
Applied economics and policy evaluation
Older apprentices get lower earnings returns
Our new research shows younger apprentices earn on average 12-22% more and older apprentices on average 6-8% more when completing an apprenticeship.Find out more>
The impact of health on society and the economy
We've been been selected by the Health Foundation to develop understanding of how people’s health makes a vital contribution to society and the economy.Find out more >
Our research is internationally recognised and informs economic policy that makes a difference to the world.Institute for Economic Analysis of Decision-making (InstEAD) > Centre for Vocational Education Research (CVER) > Research areas>
Impact, policy and knowledge exchange
Our research aims to improve society and helps provide evidence for new economic policies.Impact, policy and knowledge exchange> Work, Pensions and Labour Economics Study Group (WPEG)>
Research Integrity and Ethics
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