Research reports examine policy-relevant issues and comprise original analysis using the LSAY data sets and other extant data where relevant. Topics explored cover school, post-school study and transitions, work and equity groups.
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21 September 2010Post-school education and labour force participation in Canada and Australia21 September 2010This study provides a comparison of the post-school education systems of Australia and Canada using data from the Longitudinal Surveys of Australia Youth and the Canadian Youth in Transition Survey.…https://www.lsay.edu.au/publications/search-for-lsay-publications/2286
19 April 2010Education and happiness in the school-to-work transition19 April 2010Education is generally seen as enhancing people's lives. However, previous research has reported an inverse relationship between education and happiness or satisfaction with life: as education level…https://www.lsay.edu.au/publications/search-for-lsay-publications/2239
16 December 2010Returns from education: an occupational status approach16 December 2010Attaining higher levels of education brings with it many benefits for an individual, such as more employment choices, higher income and greater job security. A more educated society contributes to…https://www.lsay.edu.au/publications/search-for-lsay-publications/2314
21 September 2010Against the odds: influences on the post-school success of 'low performers'21 September 2010The link between academic achievement and labour market outcomes is well established. But how well does a student's achievement in a test predict their later success in life? This study examines this …https://www.lsay.edu.au/publications/search-for-lsay-publications/2285