|Practice area:||Economics of Education | Education and Labour Markets | Further education | Labour market economics | Labour markets | Secondary education|
|Client:||Department for Education|
|Published:||22 March, 2015|
|Keywords:||impact assessment modelling quantitative analysis|
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.