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

When: Wed 1 Apr 2020 03:00 pm - Wed 1 Apr 2020 04:00 pm
Where: University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, Essex, CO4 3SQ - View Map

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.