We are testing a new beta website for gov.scot go to new site

Labour Market Research Publications

Due to Scottish Government web publishing system changes in early 2012 this publication listing no longer generates automatically with more recent research reports. There may have been publications since which will be listed under the main SG "Publications" tab.

Date Publication Description
   
21/04/2017 A Review of Tax Revenue Forecasting Models for the Scottish Housing Market The findings of an independent literature review of tax revenue forecasting models for the housing market.
21/04/2017

A Review of Tax Revenue Forecasting Models for the Scottish Housing Market - Research Findings

The findings of an independent literature review of tax revenue forecasting models for the housing market.
15/12/2016

2017 Non-Domestic Rating Revaluation Consultation on Possible Transitional Arrangements: Analysis of responses

Between 16 August and 12 October 2016, the Scottish Government undertook a public consultation on possible transitional arrangements relating to the 2017 non-domestic rating revaluation. This report presents an analysis of the responses to this consultation.
13/11/2013 Activity Agreements National Implementation 2012-13 This paper provides a summary of reported participation in Activity Agreements during the second year of the national roll-out of the programme (1 April 2012 to 31 March 2013). The paper outlines characteristics and outcomes for young people that have either completed or dropped out of an Activity Agreement during this period.
13/11/2013 Activity Agreements National Implementation 2011-12

This paper provides a summary of reported participation in Activity Agreements during the first full year of the national roll-out of the programme (1 April 2011 to 31 March 2012). The paper outlines characteristics and outcomes for young people that have either completed or dropped out of an Activity Agreement during this period.

15/12/2009 Evaluation of Shadow Round Projects in: 2007-13 Highlands and Islands European Social Fund (ESF) Programme, 2007-13 Lowlands and Uplands Scotland ESF Programme Evaluation assessing the extent to which projects funded through the one-year ‘shadow round’ for the European Structural Funds programmes addressed the overall programmes’ goals on employability and social inclusion.
15/12/2009 Evaluation of Shadow Round Projects in: 2007-13 Highlands and Islands European Social Fund (ESF) Programme, 2007-13 Lowlands and Uplands Scotland ESF Programme - Research Findings Research findings on the extent to which projects funded through the one-year ‘shadow round’ for the European Structural Funds programmes addressed the overall programmes’ goals on employability and social inclusion.
14/06/2007 Supporting Sustained Entry to Work The aim of this evaluation was to explore the effectiveness of two Glasgow based projects - one delivered by the Wise Group and the other by One Plus - that supported lone parents and others to move into sustained employment.
14/06/2007 Supporting Sustained Entry to Work: An Evaluation of the Wise Group 'Next Steps' and One Plus 'Sustainable Employment' Projects - Research Findings The aim of this evaluation was to explore the effectiveness of two Glasgow based projects - one delivered by the Wise Group and the other by One Plus - that supported lone parents and others to move into sustained employment.
21/09/2005 Transitions to Employment: Advising Disadvantaged Groups This research was carried out to understand better the experience and impact of advice services from the perspective of disadvantaged groups making the transition to work.
21/09/2005 Transitions to Employment: Advising Disadvantaged Groups - Research Findings This research was carried out to understand better the experience and impact of advice services from the perspective of disadvantaged groups making the transition to work.
02/09/2004 Working for Families Lessons from the Pilot Projects (Stage 2) - Research Findings This report is based on the second stage of the evaluation of the Working for Families pilot projects which are aimed at helping parents and carers move closer to employability
02/09/2004 Working For Families: Lessons from the Pilot Projects (Stage 2) This report is based on the second stage of the evaluation of the Working for Families pilot projects which are aimed at helping parents and carers move closer to employability
05/03/2004 Working for Families - Lessons from the Pilot Projects (Stage 1) - Research Findings This report is based on the first stage of the ongoing evaluation of the Working for Families pilot projects which are aimed at helping parents and carers move closer to employability.
05/03/2004 Working for Families: Lessons from the Pilot Projects (Stage 1) This report is based on the first stage of the ongoing evaluation of the Working for Families pilot projects which are aimed at helping parents and carers move closer to employability.