This study focuses on the job search practices of different groups of benefit claimants. The project aims to clarify the differences in the job search practices of different sub-groups. The project involves analyses of LFS data and a literature review focusing on use of the Internet in job search, social networks and self-efficacy.
Green, A., de Hoyos, M., Li, Y., and Owen, D., (2011) Job Search Study: Literature Review and Analysis of the Labour Force Survey, Department for Work and Pensions, Research Report No. 726