Publications: Employment

An assessment of the value of Working Chance's recruitment services for women

7 Jun 2019

Working Chance, a charity which works to reduce barriers for female re-offenders entering employment, was found to have a potential attributable economic benefit of £1.4 million per year.

Does leadership training influence charity performance?

21 Mar 2019

Pro Bono Economics’ report for charity Clore Social Leadership shows a clear link between leadership training investment and improved charity performance.

Measuring the economic impact of supporting young people into employment

18 Mar 2019

In a report for WorkingRite, Pro Bono Economics has advised the employment charity to carry out data collection with its mentored work programme participants six months to a year post completion, to demonstrate if it results in sustained outcomes.

PBE assesses the impact of WWTW's employment programme

21 Nov 2018

Walking With The Wounded is a charity providing support and services to veterans who are homeless, unemployed, i n police custody, or suffering with mental health issues, with the aim of re-integration into society. Founded in 2010, the charity has provided help to thousands of individuals...

PBE provides Theory of Change advice to Nova New Opportunities

29 Nov 2017

Pro Bono Economics has provided support to Nova New Opportunities, helping them with their Theory of Change and data collection framework.

PBE publishes report for City Year UK on a full-time volunteer programme

16 Nov 2017

Pro Bono Economics has published a report for City Year UK , estimating the benefits of a government-backed full time volunteer programme.

First Pro Bono Impact report with the RSS

16 Nov 2017

Pro Bono Economics is extremely grateful to Munazzah Naeem, a statistician volunteer based in Cambridge, who recently completed a report on statistics on full-time youth volunteering. This is part of our Pro Bono Impact partnership with the Royal Statistical Society, and the report will be a...

Using economics to develop a new business plan at HighGround

23 May 2017

PBE matched small charity Highground with experienced economist Julian Laite, developing its business plan in preparing serving and ex military personnel for work in the land-based sector.

Evaluating Tomorrow's People's Opportunity Partnership grant from HSBC

25 Apr 2017

PBE helped Tomorrow's People demonstrate the value of their work enabling disadvantaged young people to gain employment, education and training opportunities.

Helping Blue Sky Development to understand the impact of their employment programmes for ex-offenders

10 Feb 2017

PBE worked with Blue Sky Development in order to demonstrate their social and economic value in reducing reoffending through offering employment to ex-offenders.

Helping House of St Barnabas to evaluate its Employment Preparation Programme

7 Nov 2016

House of St Barnabas approached PBE in order to evaluate the economic benefits of their 12 week employment programme for individuals who have been affected by homelessness.

Estimating the break even value of One Parent Families Scotland's flexible childcare programme

25 Oct 2016

PBE has assisted One Parent Families Scotland with a performance evaluation of their first project, helping to widen social benefits of one parent families remaining in employment.