Webinar: Investigating political behaviour in the UK - what data can I use?

When: Tue 19 Nov 2019 03:00 pm - Tue 19 Nov 2019 04:00 pm
Where: University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, Essex, CO4 3SQ - View Map

Please note: this event has been postponed, and will be rescheduled to take place early next year

This free webinar, jointly organised by the UK Data Service and Understanding Society, is designed for anyone who would like to know more about sources of survey data available for investigating political behaviour in the UK. 

The speakers will be Dr Jonathan Mellon, Hallsworth Research Fellow at the University of Manchester, and Dr Nicole Martin, Lecturer in Politics at the University of Manchester. 

The webinar will focus on:

  • key features of the British Election Studies, examples of research uses and how to access the data
  • using Understanding Society for research into political behaviour, including key features, research use cases and access
  • other useful data sources for exploring political behaviour in the UK

The webinar will consist of 45 minutes of presentations and 15 minutes for questions. The webinar is suitable for both new and experienced researchers. 

If you have any queries or require further information about this event, please contact Dr Sarah King-Hele.

Other webinars in the series

This webinar is one of a series of webinars about data available for research: “ESRC data resources: Discovering data and how to use them”.  Each webinar focuses on a different research topic: