Sociology Masters student Addie Brown talks about her experience as an intern with Policy Scotland in spring and summer 2020.
Susanna Karvinen explains how working as an intern for Policy Scotland provided her with valuable understanding of collaboration between academia and policymakers.
The COVID-19 crisis has led to calls for a temporary UBI. The crisis has highlighted the failings of the UK social security system but is UBI the most effective response?
Report and recommendations from a seminar hosted by focused on new evidence from third sector and academic research from the COVID-19 lockdown period in the UK.
See the expert videos and topic reviews from the work of the collaborative More Different Futures Network, exploring issues and possibilities for housing systems and policies in response to COVID-19.
The case for a policy reset oriented around inclusive growth is compelling and provides the basis for “building back better”.
Reflections on fundamental questions on the roles and purposes of public exams and how these were not taken adequately into account when deciding on alternative grading arrangements.
BAME men experienced a much greater deterioration in their mental health during the COVID-19 lockdown than their white British counterparts, but ethnicity had no impact on women’s declining mental health, a new study suggests.
Evidence for how the pandemic has affected the South of Scotland and for the region’s economic prospects as the country emerges from the initial response phase into the potential recovery phase.
Briefing based on research with frontline practitioners working with refugee and migrant families in Glasgow about the impact of COVID-19.