by Mark Leach
David Sweeney, the Chief Executive of Research England, introduces a report that suggests that 61% of research outputs known to be in scope for REF 2021 meet common open access requirements.
We’ve finally had a Scottish Government response to last year’s review of student support. Lucy Hunter Blackburn shares her exasperation that a big part of it seems to be another review of student support.
The Chair of the Lords’ Economic Affairs Committee introduces their report on the economics of post-school education.
Jack Britton and Chris Belfield of IFS introduce the latest DfE research into the importance of university courses in determining graduates’ earnings. And there’s an interactive visualisation.