The earnings and employment returns to A levels – March 2015

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Sector:Economics of Education | Education | Labour market economics
Client:Department for Education
Published: 22 March, 2015
Document type:Report 
Tagged: Impact assessment Modelling Quantitative analysis UK

London Economics were commissioned by the Department for Education to analyse the returns to A levels. The core results indicated that compared to GCSEs/O levels, there are strong positive wage returns to A levels – irrespective of whether the individual goes on to complete further or higher qualifications. The full report is available here.