Does working while studying influence graduate employability?
Is it possible to secure better employment by working prior to obtaining a
university qualification? This analysis shows that it is, but only if the
job is related to the degree’s content.
Analysis of social needs of youth
A lack of professional opportunities and labour precarity mean that young
people are very vulnerable to economic crises. What were the circumstances
of this group prior to covid-19?
What social challenges does decent housing represent in Spain? This report
analyses three challenges in this field: access, conditions and energy
Housing system and welfare state. The Spanish case within the European context
The welfare system in Spain has never paid great attention to housing.
However, it is a key aspect and one that has repercussions in other
dimensions such as health and education.
Why are young people unable to access home ownership?
Employment precarity is an obstacle to accessing home ownership for young
people. Rental, which is more expensive, or family solidarity are the main
alternatives for setting up a home.
In 2017, some 7 out of every 10 Spaniards considered that the integration
of immigrants was generally satisfactory, a percentage much higher than the
People of Spanish and foreign nationalities alike have a perception of
their health as good or very good, and above the European Union average.
Labour precarity among young people especially affects women. They occupy
worse-paid positions with higher rates of temporary work than men.