Bridge Group Research with Grant Thornton Released

The Bridge Group was commissioned by leading professional service’s firm Grant Thornton to undertake extensive data analysis, in order to assess the impact of new policies in relation to the selection of new hires. The firm’s press release is available below: Grant Thornton has also released analysis demonstrating that the changes…

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Bridge Group Priority Policy Areas from June – Dec 2016

In order to drive change to promote social mobility, we are developing programmes of work associated with each of our focus areas, outlined below. Please contact us to get involved. You can also find out more about our overall approach to policy and research here. Evaluation and targeting of university outreach programmes. Improving opportunities…

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Response to IFS Report on Graduate Earnings

Response to IFS Working Paper, ‘How English domiciled graduate earnings vary with gender, institution attended, subject and socio-economic background’ We welcome the ground-breaking report by the IFS, published on 13 April, for exposing differential graduate outcomes based on social background. The long awaited report provides some much needed data to…

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Wellcome Trust Commissions Bridge Group to Research Diversity

The Wellcome Trust has commissioned the Bridge Group to research diversity at the Trust, with respect to its recruitment and grant awarding practices. With an endowment of around £18 billion, Wellcome is the United Kingdom’s largest provider of non-governmental funding for scientific research, and one of the largest providers in the world. An independent global charitable foundation, it is…

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