Research and analysis

Higher and further education and skills: review of value added

Review of literature looking at the economic value of higher and further education and training. BIS research paper 166.



This review will be of interest to those who calculate and interpret estimates of the economic value of education and training. It:

  • reviews some of the main assumptions underpinning the estimates used by the department and others
  • makes recommendations for the most appropriate ways of addressing each of the issues in future analysis
Published 2 May 2014
Last updated 2 May 2014 + show all updates
  1. First published.