Research and analysis

Publicly funded training: impact on productivity in firms

BIS research paper number 72.


Estimating the impact of training on productivity using firm-level data

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Report commissioned by BIS to undertake an assessment of the impact of publicly funded training on firm-level productivity. It is organised in 2 stages:

  • stage 1 is an in-depth assessment of available data sources, sample composition and matching issues to understand the scope for econometric analysis
  • stage 2 provides the basis for the suggested econometric analysis developed from the stage 1 findings
Published 11 May 2012