Faculty of Social Sciences - COVID-19 research
Research insights and expert commentary
Stay up to date on our funded research into the impacts of Covid-19 as well as our latest news and commentary.
Funded research into the impacts of Covid-19
This new ESRC-funded project, led by Professor Iyiola Solanke, will explore how emergency Covid-19 powers are disproportionately impacting people in Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups in the UK.More on Exploring the impact of Covid-19 on BAME groups
Dr Daniel Edmiston is part of a new ESRC-funded project (rapid response to Covid-19 funding scheme), which considers how the working-age benefits system responds to the coronavirus crisis.More on Accessing social security and employment support during the Covid-19 crisis
Prof. Graham Farrell (PI) and Dr Dan Birks have been awarded UKRI funding for an inter-disciplinary project, which examines the effect of Covid-19 and related policies on crime.More on Reducing the Unanticipated Crime Harms of Covid-19 Policies