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The impact of free childcare on primary school children's outcomes

Research published in the Economic Journal of the Royal Economic Society finds that the free nursery care for three year olds has made little or no improvement to their primary school test results

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New funds for ISER's world-leading study of UK society

ESRC awards £27.5 million to the Institute for Social and Economic Research to continue the huge panel survey of 100,000 people in the UK, Understanding Society

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New Relate study uses Understanding Society data to research couples in 'distressed' relationships

The number of people nationally who are in relationships which would be characterised within clinical practice as ‘distressed’ is nearly 1-in-5

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Brexit risk of losing the best and brightest graduates working in British industries

More likely to get firsts, less likely to be unemployed and much more likely to go on to postgraduate study and research than their British classmates

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