The world’s most youthful population can be found in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region … but so too, can the world’s highest youth unemployment rates. There is a growing body of research pointing to the link between economic advancement and English language proficiency.  For the MENA region in particular, improved English language […]

According to a recent study by Stephen Machin, professor of economics at University College London, and Richard Murphy, assistant professor of economics at the University of Texas at Austin, fees paid by growing numbers of overseas postgraduates studying in the UK have helped to subsidise additional places for domestic learners. The study analyses correlations between the […]