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CVER Papers and Briefing Notes

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CVER Research Paper
Peer Effects and Social Influence in Post-16 Educational Choice Sophie Hedges and Stefan Speckesser
November 2017
Paper No' CVERDP008:
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JEL Classification: I2; J24


Tags: peer effects; instrumental variables; educational choice

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CVER Research Paper
The earnings differentials associated with vocational education and training using the Longitudinal Education Outcomes data Gavan Conlon, Sophie Hedges and Pietro Patrignani October 2017
Paper No' CVERDP007:
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JEL Classification: I26; J21; J31; J64


Tags: vocational education; administrative data; returns to education

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CVER Research Paper
The longer the better? The impact of the 2012 apprenticeship reform in England on achievement and other outcomes Vahé Nafilyan and Stefan Speckesser September 2017
Paper No' CVERDP006:
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JEL Classification: I26; I28; C55


Tags: apprenticeship; united kingdom; returns to education

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CVER Briefing Note
An analysis of the duration and achievement of apprenticeships in England Matthew Bursnall, Vahé Nafilyan and Stefan Speckesser September 2017
Paper No' CVERBRF004:
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JEL Classification: I26; I28; C55


Tags: apprenticeship; united kingdom; returns to education

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CVER Research Paper
Post 16 remedial policies: a literature review Clémentine Van Effenterre
April 2017
Paper No' CVERDP005:
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CVER Briefing Note
The incidence of publicly funded training in England Gavan Conlon, Sophie Hedges, Daniel Herr and Pietro Patrignani
March 2017
Paper No' CVERBRF003:
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Tags: vocational education; training

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CVER Briefing Note
The Decision to Undertake an Apprenticeship: A Case Study Steven McIntosh
March 2017
Paper No' CVERBRF002:
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Tags: vocational education; apprenticeship

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CVER Research Paper
Young people in low level vocational education: characteristics, trajectories and labour market outcomes Sophie Hedges, Vahé Nafilyan, Stefan Speckesser and Augustin de Coulon March 2017
Paper No' CVERDP004:
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JEL Classification: I21;I24;C55


Tags: vocational education; apprenticeships; progression routes

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CVER Briefing Note
Further Education in England: Learners and Institutions Claudia Hupkau and Guglielmo Ventura
February 2017
Paper No' CVERBRF001:
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CVER Research Paper
Vocational vs. General Education and Employment over the Life-Cycle: New Evidence from PIAAC Franziska Hampf and Ludger Woessmann November 2016
Paper No' CVERDP003:
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JEL Classification: J20; J64; I20


Tags: vocational education; apprenticeship; employment; life-cycle; piaac

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CVER Research Paper
Labour Market Returns to Vocational Qualifications in the Labour Force Survey Steven McIntosh and Damon Morris
October 2016
Paper No' CVERDP002:
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JEL Classification: I26; I24; J31


Tags: vocational education; wages; labour market