Publications in: Further education

Analysis of the Impact of Raising Private Fee Contributions on Participation in Further Education

Subsector:Further education
Published: July, 2009
Document type:Report

London Economics were commissioned by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills to undertake a detailed econometric analysis of the impact of raising private fee contributions on participation in Further Education. The analysis was based on the survey of all Further Education Colleges in England, as well as a detailed analysis of the Individual Learner […]

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A Review of Costs and Benefits Associated with Parenting Interventions

Subsector:Secondary education
Published: October, 2007
Document type:Report

London Economics were commissioned to undertake a full scale review of the UK and international evidence relating to the costs and benefits of parenting interventions. This piece of analysis aims at separating out the impact or parenting characteristics and parenting interventions on child outcomes and was a crucial piece of evidence for policymakers in the […]

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Study on the Returns to Various Types of Investment in Education and Training

Subsector:Secondary education
Published: December, 2005
Document type:Report

London Economics were commissioned to undertake a large-scale project for the EU Directorate General for Education, Arts and Culture on the rates of returns to the investment necessary to achieve the Lisbon educational targets using the European Labour Force Survey. The study computed the private and social costs of achieving the Lisbon targets for different […]

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The Differential in the Rate of Return to Academic and Vocational Qualifications in the United Kingdom

Subsector:Further education
Published: 2005
Document type:Staff publication

Education Economics, Volume 13, No.1, April 2005. Conlon, G.

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

Subsector:Further education
Published: 2002
Document type:Staff publication

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

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Launch of Centre for Vocational Education Research – 24 March 2015

Subsector:Labour markets
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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