International Women’s Day: Mind the Gap

In celebration of International Women’s Day, Alice Pugh looks at how employers can help women overcome the obstacles they face in the workplace. This blog is part of an International Women’s Day series. Research shows that women start their careers with as much ambition as men on average (Abouzahr,2017), and in an international survey … Continue reading “International Women’s Day: Mind the Gap”

Geographical and Social Mobility

Professor Anne Green investigates social mobility, both within classes and geographically reviewing how factors such as education, housing, internal migration, and socio-economic and cultural backgrounds makes a difference to people’s opportunities. Introduction On 23rd July the Social Mobility Commission published an important report entitled ‘Moving Out to Move On’ investigating the link between internal migration … Continue reading “Geographical and Social Mobility”