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Evidence briefings: Housing

Evidence briefing

Big Data Network

Big Data

Opportunities to access data owned by businesses and local government for high quality research with societal impact.

Festival of Social Science

Festival of Social Science

Our annual UK-wide celebration of the social sciences. 

Social Science for Schools

Teaching resources, fact sheets and news - bringing social science to the classroom.

What Works evidence centres

Blowing dandelion

The What Works centres focus on key research areas including crime reduction and local economic growth.

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View details of ESRC-funded research and its outputs.