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Professor Rob Wilson - Conference presentations


2010


  • Wilson, R. A., 'Introduction; Key Tasks for Year 2 (2010); Modelling and related developments (with Ben Kriechel); Data and classification issues (with Terry Ward); and Evaluation of the projections (with Ben Kriechel)' at Forecasting skill supply and demand in Europe: exploring alternative scenarios and developing better tools - Cedefop Skillsnet Technical Workshop , Thessaloniki, Greece [Presentation] [view]
  • Wilson, R. A., 'Anticipating skills needs in Europe: issues and implications' at New Skills Network: Peer Learning Seminar , Reykjavik [Presentation] [view]
  • Wilson, R. A., 'Pan-European skills projections' at Annual Meeting of the International Labour Market Forecasting Network , Stockholm [Paper]
  • Wilson, R. A., 'Skills forecasting in the UK: working futures' at UK Commission for Skills [Presentation]

2009


  • Wilson, R. A. and Zukersteinova, A., 'Anticipating employment and skill trends: comparing alternative approaches' at Restructuring forum - Sectors' New Skills for New Jobs , Brussels, Belgium [Paper]
  • Wilson, R. A. and Cörvers, F., 'Prospects for graduates at a pan-European level' at 2nd Conference on the European Labour Market for Academic Graduates , Maastricht, Netherlands [Presentation]
  • Wilson, R. A. and Kriechel, B., 'Implications for future labour market imbalances' at Forecasting skill supply and demand in Europe: interim results - Skillsnet Technical Workshop , Valetta, Malta [Presentation]
  • Wilson, R. A. and Livanos, I., 'Modelling the demand for skills' at Forecasting skill supply and demand in Europe: interim results - Skillsnet Technical Workshop , Valetta, Malta [Presentation]
  • Wilson, R. A., 'Assessing shortages and implications for immigration policy' at Managing labour immigration during economic growth and crisis: international experiences with points-based systems , London, UK [Presentation]
  • Wilson, R. A. and Zukersteinova, A., 'Towards regular European skills forecasting: focus on skill supply results' at Cedefop - Matching skills and jobs: anticipating needs in challenging times , Thessaloniki, Greece [Presentation]
  • Wilson, R. A., 'Forecasting skill supply and demand in Europe: an overview of the approach to the requirements of the new 4 years project' at Cedefop Skillsnet Workshop - Forecasting skill supply and demand in Europe , Thessaloniki, Greece [Paper]
  • Wilson, R. A. and Livanos, I., 'Approaches to modelling the supply of skills' at Cedefop Skillsnet Workshop - Medium-term forecast of skills supply in Europe: interim results , Thessaloniki, Greece [Paper]
  • Wilson, R. A., 'Anticipating changing skill needs at a pan-European level' at US-EU Roundtable on Skills for Growth and Jobs in the Economic Recovery and Beyond , Washington, DC [Paper]
  • Wilson, R. A., 'The extent to which employer data on employment and skill issues in the UK are fit for purpose (Contributing to the debate: assessing the evidence base on skills and employment in the UK)' at Skillsnet workshop - What can we expect from Employer Skills Surveys? , Milan, Italy [Paper]

2008


  • Wilson, R. A., 'Using the European LFS to anticipate changing skill needs' at ISA-RC33 7th International Conference , Naples, Italy [Conference Proceedings (Peer Reviewed)]

2005


  • Wilson, R.A., 'Current and Future Skills Needs' at ESRC Conference, Regional Skills Partnerships in a Global Economy , Tewkesbury [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Evidence on Current and Future Skill Needs' at Strategic Skills Commission , Portcullis House, Parliament, London [Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A. and Davies, R., 'Spatial Variations in Labour Costs and the MFF' at Spatial Variations in Labour Costs and the MFF , London [Paper]

2004


  • Wilson, R.A., Lindley, R.M., 'Anticipating changing skill needs in the UK' at CEDEFOP/FAS International Conference on 'Systems, Institutional Frameworks and Processes for Early Identification of Skill Needs , Dublin [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A. and Dickerson, A., 'The Incidence and Intensity of On-the-job Training' at EALE The Incidence and Intensity of On-the-job Training , EALE, Lisbon [Paper]

2003


  • Wilson, R.A. and Handley, D., 'The Anticipation of Training Needs for a European Network (AThENet): the UK Experience' at QCA Workshop , QCA, London [Paper]

2002


  • Wilson, R.A., 'Evaluating programmes for local economic and employment development' at Evaluating Programmes for Local Economic and Employment Development , Vienna, Austria [Paper]

2000


  • Wilson, R.A., 'Recent Trends & Projections in Jobs at National Level' at DfEE Research Conference in support of the National Skills Task Force , London [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Recent Trends & Projections in Jobs at National Level' at DfEE Research Conference in support of the National Skills Task Force , London [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Local Economic and Labour Market Forecasting' at Barton Wilmore Seminar , Reading, UK [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Work in support of National Skills Task Force' at DfEE Construction Dialogue event [Organiser]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'The Anticipation of Labour Demand, Occupational Profile and Training Needs at Local Level: Approaches, Methods and Tools' at Leonardo Programme , CESOS Roma, Italy [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'BIMCO/ISF Manpower 2000 Update' at BIMCO/ISF Manpower , Copenhagan [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'The New Policy Framework for Local Skills Development' at CE Regional Conference , Cambridge, UK [Paper]

1999


  • Wilson, R.A., 'Forecasting Skills and Requirements at National and Company Level' at CEDEFOP , CEDEFOP, Brussels [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Research in Support of the National Skills Task Force: A Preview of New Labour Market Projections and Related Research' at NTO National Council & Institute for Employment Research Conference: "Towards a New Strategy for Careers Guidance and Skills Information" , University of Warwick, UK [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'The Role of Labour Market Forecasting in the Development of Active Labour Market Policies' at La evaluacio de las politicas de empleo , Barcelona, Spain [Paper]

1998


  • Wilson, R.A., 'Is Skills Forecasting Necessary?' at Skills Task Force Conference , DfEE, London [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A. and Hasluck, C., 'Job Prospects in the UK Labour Market' at DfEE Planning Exchange Seminar: "Labour Market Information and Life Long Learning" , Stakis Hotel, Nottingham, UK [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'The Changing Shape of the UK Labour Market: an overview of national labour market trends' at Conference on Career Guidance for Adults , Institute for Employment Research, University of Warwick, UK [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Using LEFM to estimate the economic and labour market im pact of Toyota's investment in Derbyshire' at LEFM Conference , University of Warwick, Coventry, UK [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Occupational Forecasting in the United Kingdom' at COPS 1998 Federal Provincial Technical Conference , Ottawa, Canada [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Evidence in the United Kingdom' at Select Committee, House of Commons , London [Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Approaches to Forecasting at Local Level' at LEPU Seminar , London [Paper]

1997


  • Wilson, R.A., 'The UK Labour Market in the 21st Century: an Overview Employment in the 21st Century:' at Prospects for the UK Labour Market Conference , University of Warwick, Coventry, UK [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Changing Patterns of Employment: The Role of Forecasts in Careers Guidance' at LMI Workshop organised by Careers Enterprise , University of Warwick, Coventry, UK [Workshop]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Graduates in the Labour Market' at Graduates in the Labour Market: The New Diversity of Skills Conference , University of Warwick, Coventry, UK [Oral Presentation]

1996


  • Wilson, R.A., 'Prospects in the Labour Market for the Highly Qualified' at Dearing Committee on the Future of Higher Education , The Barbican, London, UK [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'FE Strategy, the Labour Market and the Economy: Forecasting Techniques for Development Planning' at IER Conference , University of Warwick, UK [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Prospects for the Labour Market towards the Millennium: An Overview' at IER Conference 'The UK Labour Market Towards the Millennium' , Scarman House, University of Warwick, UK [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Insight into Occupations: Changing Patterns of Employment in the Context for Careers Guidance' at Prospects Careers Guidance Conference , Croydon, UK [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Future Developments in Local Economy Modelling and Forecasting' at IER Conference on ‘Developments in Local Economic Analysis and Forecasting , Scarman House, University of Warwick, UK [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'UK Employment Prospects to 2001' at Conference on Prospects in Property , Hillier Parker, London, UK [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Prospects in the Labour Market for the Highly Qualified' at IER Conference The Highly Qualified in the Labour Market , Scarman House, University of Warwick, UK [Oral Presentation]
  • Green, A.E. and R.A. Wilson, 'Labour Market and Skills Trends: Scotland' at Conference , Warwick Institute for Employment Research, University of Warwick, UK [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A. (with Cambridge Econometrics), 'Countdown to the Millennium: Employment Prospects for London in 2010' at London Weekend TV , London, UK [Invited Speaker]

1995


  • Assefa, A., J. Beard, and R. Wilson, 'The use of LEFM in Impact Analysis: an example based on the case of Toyota' at Developments in Local Economy Forecasting Conference , University of Warwick, UK Coventry [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A. (ed. F. Coffield), 'Prospects in the Labour Market for the Highly Qualified' at Higher Education in a Learning Society , Oxford and Durham, UK, 111 - 139 [Conference Proceedings (Peer Reviewed)]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Prospects in the Labour Market for the Highly Qualified' at Seminar on "The Future of Higher Education" , Oxford University, UK [Paper]

1994


  • Wilson, R.A., 'Introduction to the Local Economy Forecasting Model' at Conference on Current Issues in Local Forecasting , Warwick Institute for Employment Research, University of Warwick, UK [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Introduction to the Local Economy Forecasting Model' at Conference on Current Issues in Local Forecasting , Institute for Employment Research, University of Warwick, UK [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Occupational Assessment' at Occupational Assessment , University of Warwick [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A. and Lindley, R.M., 'Review of the Economy and Employment' at Review of the Economy and Employment , University of Warwick, Coventry, UK [Other]

1993


  • Wilson, R.A., 'Sectoral and Occupational Change: Prospects for Women's Employment' at EOC/IER seminar 'Labour Market Structures and Prospects for Women' , University of Warwick, Coventry, UK [Seminar]

1992


  • Lindley, R.M., R.A. Wilson and E. Villagomez, 'Labour Market Prospects for the Third Age' at European Symposium on Labour Market Developments , University of Warwick, UK [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Modelling and Forecasting the Structure of Employment in the UK' at Fifth Anniversary Symposium Researchcentrum voor Onderwijs en Arbeidsmarkt: ROA 5 Maastricht , Warwick Institute for Employment Research, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK [Oral Presentation]

1991


  • Lindley, R.M., R.A. Wilson and E. Villagomez, 'Labour Market Prospects for the Third Age' at Carnegie Inquiry into the Third Age Seminar on Employment , Reading, UK [Seminar]
  • Wilson, R.A., Lindley, R.M. and Villagomez, E., 'Labour Market Prospects for the Third Age' at Carnegie Inquiry into the Third Age, Seminar on Employment , Reading, UK [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A., Bosworth, D.L. and Taylor, P.C., 'Technological Change: The Role of Scientists and Engineers' at ESRC DTI New Technologies and the Firm Initiative Dissemination Conference , The Barbican, London, UK [Paper]
  • Hasluck, C., A.E. Green and R.A. Wilson, 'Regional Labour Market Prospects' at An Overview' Staffordshire Careers Service Summer School , Stafford, UK [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Crew Shortages: Prospects for the 1990s' at Tanker '91 3rd International Conference , London, UK [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A. and Bosworth, D.L., 'The Role of Scientists and Engineers in the Process of Technological Change' at Royal Aeronautical Society Conference: "Engineer Today - Manager Tomorrow?" , London [Paper]
  • Lindley, R.M. and R.A. Wilson, '"SEM" Scenario for the Employment of Women and Men in Great Britain' at EOC/IER Seminar on the Implications of the Single European Market for the Employment of Women and Men in Great Britain , University of Warwick, UK [Seminar]

1990


  • Wilson, R.A., Greenhaigh, C.A. and Taylor, P., 'Innovation and Export Volumes and Prices' at International Economics Study Group Conference , Nottingham, UK [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A. and Bosworth, D.L., 'The British Productivity Miracle' at Paper prepared for NEDO, presented at Conference , Paris, France [Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A. and Lindley, R.M., 'UK Employment Prospects' at European Symposium on Labour Market Developments , University of Warwick, UK [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Projecting the Labour Market for Graduates in the Longer Term' at Higher Education Branch Workshop , Training Agency, Skills Unit, Sheffield, UK [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Expected Developments in the Structure of Employment' at Seminar on "The Economics of Training" , Civil Service College, London [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Structural Changes in the UK Labour Market in the 1990s' at NCVO conference on "Positive Action Training" , London, UK [Paper]

1989


  • Wilson, R.A., 'The UK Labour Market in the 199s' at Conference on Combating the Demographic Shortage through Creative Approaches to Recruitment and Retention , IIR, London, UK [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Prospects for Occupational Employment, 1987-95' at Conference organised by Personnel Today on Work and the Workforce in the 1990s , London, UK [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'The Changing Structure of Employment: Past Trends and Future Prospects' at Training Agency National Labour Market Conference , Blackpool, UK [Oral Presentation]

1988


  • Wilson, R.A. and K.L. Whitfield, 'Staying on in Full-Time Education: A Time Series Analysis' at EMRU Seminar , Caxton House, London, UK [Seminar]

1987


  • Wilson, R.A., 'Forecasting the Changing Structure of Employment: The IERs Approach' at Employment in Central London , British Rail, UK [Seminar]
  • Wilson, R.A. and Bosworth, D.L., 'Infrastructure for technological change: intellectual property rights' at Research and Development (RICE) Symposium , Karlstad, Sweden [Paper]

1986


  • Wilson, R.A., 'Returns to Qualifications in the Disciplines of Built Environment' at The Fitzgerald Memorial Lecture , Faculty of the Built Environment, South Bank Polytechnic, UK [Invited Speaker]
  • Whitley, J.D. and R.A. Wilson, 'Hours Reductions Within Large-Scale Macroeconomic Models: Conflict Between Theory and Practice' at Employment Unemployment and Hours of Work Conference , Science Centre, Berlin, Germany [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Returns to qualifications in the discipline of the built environment' at The Fitzgerald Memorial Lecture , Faculty of the Built Environment, South Bank Polytechnic, London, UK [Paper]

1985


  • Wilson, R.A., 'The Changing Structure of Employment: The UK Experience' at International Conference on Technology , Milan, Italy [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A. and Elias, D.P.B., 'Employment prospects in the UK, 1985-90: an exploration of industrial, occupational and regional trends' at ESRC Workshop , Department of Employment, London, UK [Paper]
  • Whitley, J.D. and R.A. Wilson, 'Quantifying the Impact of Information Technology on Employment Using a Macroeconomic Model' at ITEP Project Directorate for Science Technology and Industry OECD Meeting , Paris, France [Oral Presentation]
  • Neale, A.J. and R.A. Wilson, 'Average Weekly Hours of Work in the UK 1948-80: A Disaggregated Analysis' at ER/EPSG Conference on the Theory and Measurement of Capacity Utilisation , University of Warwick, Coventry, UK [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A. and Neale, A.J., 'Average weekly hours of work in the UK, 1948-80: a disaggregated analysis' at IER/EPSG Conference on the Theory and Measurement of Capacity Utilisation , University of Warwick, Coventry, UK [Paper]

1984


  • Wilson, R.A., 'Micro-Electronics and Employment: An Overall Assessment' at Annual Conference of the Manpower Society , Birmingham University, Birmingham, UK [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Engineering' at OECD Workshop on Information Technology and Economic Perspectives: Intra Industry Analysis (Future Perspectives) , Paris, France [Workshop]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Evidence from Econometric Studies of Production Functions' at OECD Workshop on Information Technology and Economic Perspectives , Paris, France [Workshop]

1983


  • Wilson, R.A., 'Projecting employment for the 1980s' at Royal Town Planning Institute Conference on Planning and the Labour Market , University of Bristol, UK [Paper]

1982


  • Wilson, R.A., 'Prospects for employment in the 1980s' at Royal National Institute for the Blind: Industrial Forum , University of Warwick, Coventry, UK [Paper]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Average Weekly Hours 1948-81: Changes in the Pattern of Hours Worked' at Hours of Work and Employment Conference , University of Warwick, Coventry, UK [Oral Presentation]
  • Wilson, R.A., 'Changes in the Occupational Structure of Employment' at Annual Meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science Section N , Liverpool, UK [Oral Presentation]

1981


  • Wilson, R.A. and Bosworth, D.L., 'Statistics on highly qualified technological manpower' at OECD Workshop on the Measurement of Stocks of Scientific and Technical Personnel , Paris, France [Paper]
  • Kearney, C.P., J.D. Whitley and R.A. Wilson, 'Employment in the late 1980s: A Provisional Study' at Manpower Research Group , University of Warwick, Coventry, UK [Oral Presentation]

1979


  • Wilson, R.A., 'The labour market for highly qualified technological manpower' at Liaison Committee on Highly Qualified Technological Manpower , Department of Industry, London [Presentation]

1978


  • Wilson, R.A., 'Forecasting Employment in the Medium Term: A Comparison of Alternative Models' at Conference on Modelling the British Economy , University of Warwick, Coventry, UK [Oral Presentation]