SMI Director Gwilym Pryce
We’re transforming the social science research environment by developing world-class training in quantitative and qualitative research methods.
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The greatest F1 driver of all time has been revealed by Andy Bell's quantitative research and that analyses peformance data on all factors other than car.Read more>
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Research: Do windfarms affect houseprices?
Why do wind farms drag down house prices in some places but not others? Professor Gwilym Pryce from the SMI looks at Scotland, with surprising results.Read more >
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