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Press releases

Impact case studies

Festival of Social Science

Festival of Social Science

Our annual UK-wide celebration of the social sciences. 

Evidence briefings: Terrorism

Evidence briefing

Society Now anniversary issue

Society Now spring 2015

The first of our 50th anniversary special issues will look at health and wellbeing and what makes us happy.

Big Data Network

Big Data

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

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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Document folder

View details of ESRC-funded research and its outputs.