Social & Policy


Cathie Marsh Institute for Social Research

The Cathie Marsh Institute for Social Research (CMIST) provides a focal point at The University of Manchester for the application of quantitative methods in interdisciplinary social science research i

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Administrative Data Research Network

The Administrative Data Research Network (ADRN) is a UK-wide partnership between universities, government departments and agencies, national statistics authorities, funders and the wider research comm

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British Election Study 2015

The British Election Study (BES) is one of the longest running election studies world-wide and the longest running social science survey in the UK.

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English Longitudinal Study of Ageing (ELSA)

The primary objective of ELSA is to collect longitudinal multidisciplinary data from a representative sample of the English population aged 50 and older. We collect both objective and subjective data

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UK Anonymisation Network

UKAN has been set up as a means of establishing best practice in anonymisation and offers practical advice and information to anyone who handles personal data and needs to share it.

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