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Low Pay Commission (LPC) Research

The LPC commissions research projects to inform its work.

The findings and any views expressed are those of the authors, and are not necessarily endorsed by the LPC.

Research reports for 2012 and 2013 are available below. Research reports prior to 2012 that are available electronically can be found on the National Archives website.

Details of all the research we have commissioned can be found in an appendix to each of our reports.

Although we cannot guarantee that you will be invited, if you would like to be included on our consultation list and/or would like to express an interest in being invited to tender for future research you can email us at lpc@lowpay.gov.uk

Low Pay Commission Research Documents: March 2013 Report

  1. National Minimum Wage: impact on low-paying companies. Bondibene, Riley

    • Research and analysis
  2. National Minimum Wage: the nature, evolution and distribution of non-compliance, le Roux, Lucchino, Wilkinson

    • Research and analysis
  3. Productivity, investment and training: how the recession affected business. Crawford, Institute for Fiscal Studies

    • Research and analysis
  4. National Minimum Wage: impact on the domiciliary care sector. Bessa, Forde, Moore, Stuart

    • Research and analysis
  5. Substitution rate between low pay workers and the National Minimum Wage. Lanot, Sousounis

    • Research and analysis
  6. National Minimum Wage: a focus on Universal Credit. Brewer, De Agostini

    • Research and analysis
  7. National Minimum Wage apprentice rate: impact analysis. Behling, Speckesser

    • Research and analysis
  8. Impact of the National Minimum Wage on young workers' employment. Fidrmuc, Tena

    • Research and analysis
  9. National Minimum Wage: effect on hours, job retention and entry. Bryan, Salvatori, Taylor

    • Research and analysis
  10. Behavioural aspects of the National Minimum Wage. Fry, Ritchie

    • Research and analysis

Low Pay Commission Research Documents: March 2012 Report

  1. Impact of economic recovery on pay settlements. Incomes Data Services

    • Research and analysis
  2. The trend in earnings growth for young workers. Incomes Data Services

    • Research and analysis
  3. National Minimum Wage: the introduction of the Apprentice Rate. Ipsos Mori

    • Research and analysis
  4. National Minimum Wage: impact on earnings, employment and hours in the recession. Bryan, Salvatori, Taylor

    • Research and analysis
  5. The impact of recession on pay settlements and earnings by industry, 1977 to 2011. Dolton, Makepeace, Tremayne

    • Research and analysis
  6. Non-compliance with the National Minimum Wage. Ipsos Mori

    • Research and analysis
  7. Productivity, earnings and age in the early years of a working life. Dickerson, McIntosh

    • Research and analysis
  8. Low Pay Commission: government evidence (January 2011). Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

    • Research and analysis
  9. National Minimum Wage: re-examining its impact on earnings, employment and hours. Dickens, Riley, Wilkinson

    • Research and analysis
Published 28 October 2013