Our impact

Our inspiring research has impact across the world, these features take an in-depth look at some of our ground-breaking research.

Strategy and Security experts address Select Committee over Defence Review

Professor Patrick Porter and Dr David Blagden appeared before the Defence Select Committee to give specialist comment on the new Strategic Defence and Security Review (SDSR).
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Improving the quality of electoral administration

Research by the Centre for Elections, Media and Participation (CEMaP) has helped to improve the quality of electoral administration in New Zealand, as well as enhancing the quality of understanding and debate about electoral systems.
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Changing thinking on regulation

Ground-breaking research by a team at the Centre for European Governance (CEG) has caused policymakers to look again at the way they assess the effects of regulation and new legislation on the economy and society.
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Shaping land policy and management

Research by the Centre for Rural Policy Research (CRPR) has informed policies addressing sustainable agriculture, economic development and environmental protection and how developing policy and management techniques could produce more food whilst improving environmental land management.
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