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Employer decision-making around skill shortages, employee shortages and migration: literature review

This review of available UK and international literature looks at how employers make decisions around skill and employee shortages, and how they trade off factors such as skills, employee availability and pay against each other. It examines strategies and measures employers use, or have used, to address skills and employee shortages, and the success of these strategies and measures. It explores how they trade off factors such as employee skills, availability and pay against each other. In particular, it looks at both the reasons for hiring migrants as a response to skill and employee shortages... Show more

Authors: Green, Anne; Owen, David; Atfield, Gaby ... [+] Show more

Published: Birmingham and Coventry, England, University of Birmingham and Warwick Institute for Employment Research, 2020

Resource type: Government report or paper

Physical description: 60 p.

Access item: https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/936388/131120_FINAL_literature_review_for_publication.pdf

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