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Parents' break-up more likely to harm mental health of children aged seven to 14 | Society | The Guardian

Parents' break-up more likely to harm mental health of children aged seven to 14 | Society | The Guardian | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Research shows a 16% rise in emotional problems and 8% rise in conduct disorders
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ESRC funds the Millennium Cohort Study.

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What is the right age to lose your virginity?

What is the right age to lose your virginity? | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
More than a third of women and a quarter of men think they got it wrong, research suggests.
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ESRC funds NATSAL.

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£3.7m Research Grant Set To Improve Care For People With Dementia

£3.7m Research Grant Set To Improve Care For People With Dementia | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
The largest ever research grant to improve palliative and end of life care for people with dementia and their
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ESRC and NIHR are funding this study.

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Welsh inmates to be called "men" and their cells "rooms"

Welsh inmates to be called "men" and their cells "rooms" | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
A study at HMP Berwyn is to examine whether the measures can help rehabilitate offenders.
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ESRC has funded this research. 

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Girls Twice More Likely To Be Affected By Social Media-Linked Depression Compared To Boys

Girls Twice More Likely To Be Affected By Social Media-Linked Depression Compared To Boys | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
More teenage girls experience depressive symptoms linked to heavy social media use than teenage boys, a study found. Researchers also revealed that more teenage girls have experienced online harassment and cyberbullying.
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ESRC funds the Millennium Cohort Study.

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The search for the future of macroeconomics —

The search for the future of macroeconomics — | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
In the 20th century, macroeconomic theory went through two notable changes. It's overdue a third one.
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ESRC funds Rebuilding Macroeconomics.

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The bravest carol singers in Britain | Daily

The bravest carol singers in Britain | Daily | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Dr Shelley Gilbert MBE who lost both her parents before the age of ten told how she set up the charity Grief Encounter to support bereaved young people through alternative therapy.
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ESRC funds the Millennium Cohort Study, mentioned in this article. 

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Oxford University receives funding for research into potential benefits of AI

Oxford University receives funding for research into potential benefits of AI | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Oxford University has received a grant of over £1 million to aid research into the potential benefits of artificial intelligence to the legal sector.
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ESRC is managing the research aspect of the Next Generation Services Challenge, part of the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund. 

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Lancaster University Management School to help deliver £3m research to help law and accountancy firms adopt new technologies - Lancashire Evening Post

Lancaster University Management School to help deliver £3m research to help law and accountancy firms adopt new technologies - Lancashire Evening Post | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Lancaster University Management School will help deliver a major new research project to help mid-sized law and accountancy firms adopt artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies to improve productivity and develop new business models.
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ESRC is managing the three research projects that make up part of the Next Generation Services project. 

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Upfront - 09/12/2018

Upfront - 09/12/2018 | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

The full project is Treating depressive symptomatology in Congolese refugees in Uganda and Rwanda: Adapting and evaluating community-based sociotherapy

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ESRC has contributed funding to this project. 

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Why are so many UK businesses just barely managing to get by? | Phillip Inman | Business | The Guardian

Why are so many UK businesses just barely managing to get by? | Phillip Inman | Business | The Guardian | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Foreign-owned businesses are more productive than British firms and it’s all down to their superior management skills
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This article quotes Professor John Van Reenen, former Director of the LSE Centre for Economic Performance. 

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Blog: Co-producing research priorities: Scotland results

Blog: Co-producing research priorities: Scotland results | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Dr Gareth James summarises the Scottish results from a UK Collaborative Centre for Housing Evidence (CaCHE) study into co-producing research priorities from across the UK and draws out some of the issues specific to Scotland. 

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ESRC funds the Collaborative Centre for Housing Evidence.

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Oxford University launches AI legal services project

Oxford University launches AI legal services project | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Project will explore how AI can be used in legal services, and its limitations.
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ESRC is overseeing the research in this part of Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund managed by UKRI and Innovate UK. 

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Impact of social media on children faces fresh scrutiny | Media | The Guardian

Impact of social media on children faces fresh scrutiny | Media | The Guardian | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
UK researchers study 40,000 households to explore biggest risk factors for mental health
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ESRC funds Understanding Society.

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Drive aims to increase number of men in early years education in UK | Education | The Guardian

Drive aims to increase number of men in early years education in UK | Education | The Guardian | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Researchers have found just 2% of the UK’s early years education workforce is male
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ESRC has funded this research. 

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