Dr Maia Chankseliani presented her paper on Escaping homelands with limited employment and tertiary education opportunities: Outbound student mobility from post-Soviet countries at the 59th Annual Conference of the Comparative and International Education Society in Washington DC, USA. On 14 April Prof Ken Mayhew was one of the invited speakers at the first Learned Society […]
Most Engineering graduates don’t go where you’d think… New SKOPE Research Paper raises serious questions about current skills policy on STEM SKOPE Fellow Dr. Matthew Dixon, an expert on IT and Engineering skills, has probed the evidence on where Engineering graduates have gone to work as the first step in their career. His analysis of […]
Craig Holmes was one of the speakers at an event arranged by the Resoultion Foundation ‘Looking through the hourglass: Hollowing out of the UK jobs market pre- and post-crisis’ held on 23rd March. For more information on the event and a video follow the link
James Malcomsons’ paper on Relational contracts and specific training is now available from the Research in Economics journal website
Prof. Keep was speaking to PhD students taking part in a unique programme aiming to provide new knowledge and insight into key Scottish skills issues. The doctoral research programme was established in 2013 in a partnership between SDS and the Scottish Graduate School of Social Sciences (SGSSS) which hosts the Economic and Social Research Council […]
SKOPE has just published its newest working paper by our Associate Cathy Stasz on Governing Education and Training Systems in the UK: Some Lessons from the United States.
A recent SKOPE Issues Paper has received substantial coverage in an article UK economy shows shift to low-skilled jobs, research finds, in Financial Times
SKOPE Associate James Malcomson has just publishes a paper titled ‘Relational contracts and specific training’. Please follow the link for full article published by Science Direct
DR Craig Holmes of SKOPE and University of Oxford has written a new SKOPE Issues Paper, now available from our Publications section.
SKOPE Associate Craig Holmes has written a short article for Policy Network which was published online on 27th November 2014. It is on gender and the hourglass labour market during the crisis.