Department of Politics and International Relations
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Politics and International Relations at Sheffield
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Professor Genevieve LeBaron elected to Royal Society of Canada
Professor Genevieve LeBaron has been elected as a Member of the College of the Royal Society of Canada, the highest honour that Canadian individuals can achieve in the Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences and Sciences.SPERI
New report reveals voters still left in the dark about online campaigning in December’s general election
First major analysis of online spend in the 2019 election from Dr Kate Dommett suggests surge in online spending by parties and ‘outriders’ alike – but huge questions remain in terms of transparency.
New report provides fresh insights into public attitudes on spending, wealth and tax
The report, published by Tax Justice UK, draws on analysis by a team of researchers at SPERI led by Dr Liam Stanley. The report is part of a research project, that explores how the public make sense of tax and wealth.SPERI
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