BRLSI Business & Economics The Economics of Schools

Date Description
14 November 2017

14th November 2017

Visitors £4 Members/students £2


Professor Simon Burgess University of Bristol

How can we raise attainment? What can we do to improve GCSE scores, especially in disadvantaged communities? Using the tools of economic analysis, Simon Burgess will start by offering a summary of the research evidence. He will then cover in more depth one specific idea for helping to raise the effort and engagement of pupils with their school work.