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Addressing the Issue of Unemployment among Disadvantaged Youth in Scotland: Developing the Capability for Work

Book
Egdell, V., McQuaid, R. & Hollywood, E. (2015)
Addressing the Issue of Unemployment among Disadvantaged Youth in Scotland: Developing the Capability for Work. In Facing trajectories from school to work – Towards a capability-friendly Youth Policy in Europe, 248-256. ISBN 978-3-319-11435-4

Operationalisation of the Capability Approach

Book Chapter
Chiappero-Martinetti, E., Egdell, V., Hollywood, E., & McQuaid, R. (2015)
Operationalisation of the Capability Approach. In Facing trajectories from school to work – Towards a capability-friendly Youth Policy in Europe, 115-139. BMC. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-11436-1_7
The holistic and multilayered structure offered by the Capability Approach makes this theoretical framework particularly suitable for conceptualising and contextualising compl...

Introduction to the Case Studies

Book
Bifulco, L., Egdell, V. & McQuaid, R. (2015)
Introduction to the Case Studies. In Facing trajectories from school to work – Towards a capability-friendly Youth Policy in Europe, 201-207. BioMed Central. ISBN 978-3-319-11435-4

Supporting Disadvantaged Young People into Work: Insights from the Capability Approach.

Journal Article
Egdell, V., & McQuaid, R. W. (2015)
Supporting Disadvantaged Young People into Work: Insights from the Capability Approach. Social Policy and Administration, 50(1), 1-18. https://doi.org/10.1111/spol.12108
The Capability Approach (CA) offers a perspective on the employment activation of young people that is concerned with their freedom to make choices that they value rather than...

Department for Employment and Learning Northern Ireland Economic Inactivity Strategy Literature Review: those with family commitments & the long-term sick and disabled.

Report
McQuaid, R. W. (2014)
Department for Employment and Learning Northern Ireland Economic Inactivity Strategy Literature Review: those with family commitments & the long-term sick and disabled. Department for Employment and Learning, Northern Ireland
Presentation of findings.

Entrepreneurship training to promote start-ups and innovation in Bahrain

Journal Article
Al-Dairi, A., McQuaid, R. W., & Adams, J. (2012)
Entrepreneurship training to promote start-ups and innovation in Bahrain. International journal of innovation and knowledge management in Middle East and North Africa, 1, 179-210
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to investigate training and education support for entrepreneurship in Bahrain, using the case study of the Entrepreneurship Development P...

Inter-agency co-operation, partnerships and employability services: a review of evidence from 15 countries

Conference Proceeding
McQuaid, R. W. (2011)
Inter-agency co-operation, partnerships and employability services: a review of evidence from 15 countries

Annual Report 2011/2012

Working Paper
McQuaid, R. W. Annual Report 2011/2012

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McQuaid, R. W. Annual Report 2011/2012

Partnership action for continuing employment (PACE) -early intervention.

Report
McQuaid, R. W., & Hollywood, E. (2011)
Partnership action for continuing employment (PACE) -early intervention
The Employment Research Institute, Edinburgh Napier University was commissioned by the Scottish Government to help develop a future delivery model for the Partnership Action f...

The entrepreneur in economic theory.

Book Chapter
McQuaid, R. W. (2011)
The entrepreneur in economic theory. In S. Desai, P. Nijkamp, & R. R. Stough (Eds.), New Directions in Regional Economic Development: the role of entrepreneurship research, practice and policyEdward Elgar Publishing