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ISER launches ground-breaking new ESRC study of student life

The pioneering project will follow this year’s cohort of Freshers at the University of Essex through the next three years - tracking their ambitions, achievements and attitudes as they move towards graduation.

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How the graduate boom may be boosting high skill jobs growth in the UK

ISER researchers outline new studies which show UK job polarisation is not so clear cut and that the rise in graduate numbers might be boosting jobs with higher skill levels

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ISER hosts international MiSoC Workshop on Family Economics (22-23 September)

Keynote speakers - Michael Keane (Oxford) Time Use and Early Childhood Development in the Young Lives, and Kjell Salvanes (Norwegian Business School) Long-Term Consequences of Access to Well-child Visits

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Measuring living standards: poverty, dynamics, persistence: ESRC Festival of Social Science event on 12 November at BIS

New research from the ESRC Research Centre on Micro-Social Change (MiSoC) presented by Mike Brewer, Stephen Pudney and Stephen Jenkins, and discussed by experts from government departments, thinktanks and the third sector

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