This section includes the publications of the employees of the IISS across research areas since 2017. The latest papers are listed first under every main category.


Labour market and employment relations

Education research

Youth research

Lifelong learning

Gender and gender-specificity in different life domains

Ethnic relations and integration

Social stratification and mobility

State governance, civil society and new social movements


Ageing and pension systems


  • Saar, M., & Saar, E. (2019). Can the concept of lifestyle migration be applied to return migration? The case of Estonians in the UK. International Migration. 
  • Põder, K., Lauri, T., & Rahnu, L. (2017). Eesti koolisüsteemi väljakutsed: õpiedukuse erinevus erikeelsetes koolides ja sisserändajate koolivalikud. In T. Tammaru, R. Eamets, K. Kallas (Eds.), Eesti inimarengu aruanne 2016/2017: Eesti rändeajastul  (pp. 155−162). Eesti Koostöö Kogu.

Theoretical discussions


  • Lusmägi, P., Mooses, K., Roosmaa, E.-L. & Kull, M. (2018). Changes in leisure-time physical activity levels and perceived barriers among Estonian adults over a two-year period. Acta kinesiologiae Universitatis Tartuensis, 24, 7−26.