Projects related to employment and welfare

How do people move between employment, unemployment and inactivity?  What influences this and how successful have policies been at increasing employment?  A large number of studies have addressed these questions.

Sub-prime lending in the US


Examining the needs, characteristics, and perceptions of US citizens using alternative credit instruments.

Older workers’ transitions


Examination of the factors influencing transitions in and out of employment among the over-50s

Low-moderate income couples


Examination of the characteristics and labour market transitions of low-income couples with children

Work-Based Learning for Adults

, ,

Evaluating the employment and earnings effects of a training programme for benefit claimants

Minimum wages in agriculture


Examination of the effect of the agricultural minimum wage on the wage distribution of agricultural workers