Economic Inactivity Research Blogs

Read more about our research in blogs from young women who have taken part in our research, Professor Sue Maguire and our Research Manager, Emma McKay

Young Female & Forgotten blog series - July 2017

Chloe and Jade

'Young, Female & Forgotten: Chloe and Jade's Stories' 


Sara'Young, Female & Forgotten: Sara's Story'


'Young, Female & Forgotten: Bethany's Story' 


Chloe'Young, Female and Forgotten: Chloe's Story' 


Louise'Young, Female and Forgotten: Louise's Story' 


 Other blogs

Emma MBy Emma McKay, Research Manager at Young Women's Trust:

What have we learnt about women who are ‘economically inactive’? 7 June 2017

The Way We Talk About ‘Economically Inactive’ Women Is All Wrong, 3 June 2016 (Huffington Post)

Sue MaguireBy Professor Sue Maguire, expert in youth employment policy:

Young, Female and Forgotten? 8 Aug 2016

Young, Female and Economically Inactive: Why It’s Important to Look Beyond ‘Youth Unemployment’ Figures25 Nov 2016

More blogs

Vanessa 2Being Economically Inactive by Vanessa Simao, 21 Dec 2016