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Administrative data for social policy research: potential and pitfalls

UBDC Director Professor Nick Bailey will be speaking at this I-SPHERE and SCADR Seminar on 'Administrative data for social policy research: potential and pitfalls'. Professor Nick Bailey is an Associate Director of the Scottish Centre for Administrative Data Research (SCADR) and leads research on Work and social security. This research strand a...

14.10.20 | External Engagement

Exploring learning city inclusion with diverse education data

The recording of this webinar and related resources are available on our Interactive Data Dives page. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO)’s Learning Cities agenda promotes education across all sectors and environments, but the success of its initiatives have not been rigorously evaluated. In this webin...

13.10.20 | Training

Scotland Policy Conference on Reviewing Curriculum for Excellence

University of Glasgow PhD Student, and UBDC associate, Barry Black will be a keynote speaker at this online conference that will assess the next steps for Scotland’s Curriculum for Excellence. Barry will be speaking on 'Priorities for Scotland’s exam system'. The agenda: Progress of the independent review of Curriculum for Excellence The i...

06.10.20 | External Engagement

Using new forms of data to analyse cycling activity

The recording of this webinar and related resources are available on our Interactive Data Dives page. The benefits of cycling have been well examined for several decades. It could reduce car-dependency, air pollution and improve public health. Based on these factors, many local authorities in the UK have implemented several means to encourage p...

06.10.20 | Training

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