Publications in: Education

Financial Markets and the Funding of Enterprises in the European Union: What Future?

Subsector:Labour market economics
Published: July, 2003
Document type:Report

This report uses scenarios to explore the future landscape of the financial services industry in the European Union. The question posed is whether the structure of business finance will shift towards greater reliance on capital markets, equity and bonds, and away from bank finance. After reviewing the key factors that drove change in the nineties, […]

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Comparing the Economic Performance of Family Businesses and Non-family Businesses

Subsector:Labour market economics
Published: June, 2003
Document type:Report

This report for the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions reviews the performance of family and non-family businesses. LE’s work surveys the key characteristics of family businesses and examines the empirical evidence comparing performance with non-family businesses. Four themes appear salient in linking the key characteristics with the business performance: ownership […]

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Does It Pay to Attend a Prestigious University?

Subsector:Education
Published: 2003
Document type:Staff publication

Centre for the Economics of Education Discussion Paper 33, May 2003 (with Arnaud Chevalier), also IZA Discussion Paper 848, June 2003. Conlon, G.

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Working Conditions in Road Transport: National Reports for France, Italy, Portugal and Sweden

Subsector:Education
Published: October, 2002
Document type:Report

The reports for the European Foundation for the Improving of Living and Working Conditions assess the impact of trends such as globalisation, increased competition and developments in technology, and look at the role of social dialogue in the sectors. They also feature several examples of interesting and innovative practice at local and national level aimed […]

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Working Conditions in Hotels and Restaurants: National Reports for France, Italy, Portugal and Sweden

Subsector:Labour market economics
Published: October, 2002
Document type:Report

The reports for European Foundation for the Improving of Living and Working Conditions assess the impact of trends such as globalisation, increased competition and developments in technology, and look at the role of social dialogue in the sectors. They also feature several examples of interesting and innovative practice at local and national level aimed at […]

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The Determinants of Undertaking Academic and Vocational Qualifications in the United Kingdom

Subsector:Education
Published: 2002
Document type:Staff publication

Centre for the Economics of Education Discussion Paper 20, May 2002. Conlon, G.

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Rates of Return to Qualifications: A Summary of Recent Evidence

Subsector:Education
Published: 2002
Document type:Staff publication

Council for Industry and Higher Education, April 2002. Conlon, G.

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Launch of Centre for Vocational Education Research – 24 March 2015

Subsector:Labour market economics
Published: 24 March,
Document type:LE publication

London Economics are delighted to be announced as a co-contributor to the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills funded Centre for Vocational Education Research. Download details of the launch of the event here.

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