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Investment in human capital through post-compulsory education and training: Selected efficiency and equity aspects
Abstract
OECD data indicates that both the private and social rates of return for investment in higher educat...
Author(s)
Blondal,S. | Field,S. | Girouard,N
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | Gender | International
Date
01/01/2002
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Psychosocial factors and sex differences in high academic attainment at Cambridge University
Abstract
Study looking at the underachievement of women at Cambridge which found that social and psychologica...
Author(s)
Surtees,P. | Wainwright,N. | Pharoah,P
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Gender | Student accommodation and welfare
Date
01/01/2002
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Qualifications and careers: Equal opportunities and earnings among graduates
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Analysis of earnings differences between male and female graduates using national survey data.
Author(s)
Purcell,K
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | Gender
Date
01/01/2002
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Psychosocial factors and sex differences in high academic attainment at Cambridge University
Abstract
Study looking at the underachievement of women at Cambridge which found that social and psychologica...
Author(s)
Surtees,P. | Wainwright,N. | Pharoah,P
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Student learning | Gender
Date
01/01/2002
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Gender differences in educational attainment: the case of university students in England and Wales
Abstract
Based on data from the Universities Statistical Record, the study examines the validity of a number ...
Author(s)
McNabb,R. | Pal,S. | Sloane,P
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Student learning | Gender
Date
01/01/2002
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Royal Economic Society survey on the gender and ethnic balance of academic economics 2000
Abstract
The proportion of female academic economists is increasing but remains below the average for the sys...
Author(s)
Burton,J. | Rowlatt,A. | Joshi,H
Theme(s)
Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Gender
Date
01/01/2002
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Gender issues in parental involvement in student choices of higher education
Abstract
Study showing that gender is highly significant in higher education choice processes.
Author(s)
David,M. | Ball,S. | Davies,J. | Reay,D
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Gender
Date
01/01/2002
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The determinants of young women's intentions about education, career development and family life
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Study examining the factors affecting young women's plans about education.
Author(s)
Marks,G. | Houston,D
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Gender
Date
01/01/2002
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Final report of the women's experiences in college engineering (WECE) project
Abstract
A large scale US study indicates that the retention rates of female engineering graduates would be i...
Author(s)
Goodman,I. | Cunningham,C. | Lachapelle,C. | Thompson,M. | Bittinger,K. | Brennan,R. | Delci,M
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Gender | International
Date
01/01/2002
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Lifelong debt: rates of return to mature study
Abstract
Survey of the rates of return of mature graduates, calculated as the difference between graduates' e...
Author(s)
Egerton,M. | Parry,G
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Graduate labour market | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Age | Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | Gender
Date
01/01/2001
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Learning and earning: measuring 'rates of return' among mature graduates from part-time distance courses
Abstract
Study that tracked changes in the earnings of OU graduates compared to the national average for peop...
Author(s)
Woodley,A. | Simpson,C
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Graduate labour market | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Age | Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | Gender
Date
01/01/2001
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National adult learning survey (NALS) 2001
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The survey of ICT usage revealed that two-thirds of adults have used ICT at some time in their lives...
Author(s)
Department for Education and Skills
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Gender
Date
01/01/2001
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Women in ITEC courses and careers
Abstract
In all the countries covered in the report, particularly in the UK, women are under-represented in d...
Author(s)
Miller,J. | Jagger,N
Theme(s)
Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Gender
Date
01/01/2001
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Women in ITEC courses and careers
Abstract
This provides a range of estimates of IT jobs unfilled due to skill shortages in the US, UK, Germany...
Author(s)
Miller,J. | Jagger,N
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements | Gender | International
Date
01/01/2001
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The gender salary gap in British academia
Abstract
A detailed examination, based on 1995/96 data, of the factors that explain ninety per cent of the ob...
Author(s)
Ward,M
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Equal opportunities and diversity | Gender
Date
01/01/2001
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A case study of women academics' views on equal opportunities, career prospects and work-family conflicts in a UK university
Abstract
The survey of female academics at a UK university discloses considerable scepticism about its EO pol...
Author(s)
Foster,N
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Equal opportunities and diversity | Gender
Date
01/01/2001
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Career tracking 2001, Graduate workplace attitudes
Abstract
Report of telephone survey of 752 graduates 12 months after their graduation in 2000. Covers salarie...
Author(s)
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | Gender
Date
01/01/2001
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Size and shape of UK higher education
Abstract
Data on UK HE for 1999/00 showing percentages of male entrants to full-time first degree courses by ...
Author(s)
Lewis,R. | Ramsden,B
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | Gender
Date
01/01/2001
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Size and shape of UK higher education
Abstract
Data on UK HE for 1999/00 showing percentages of entrants to full-time first degree courses by gende...
Author(s)
Lewis,R. | Ramsden,B
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Gender | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2001
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Why do women's studies? A cross England profile
Abstract
This study reports on part of an empirical project that explored the experiences and views of women ...
Author(s)
Letherby,G. | Marchbank,J
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Undergraduate level (i.e. first degree or equivalent) | Gender | Student learning
Date
01/01/2001
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