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ESRCEconomic and Social Research Council (UK)
ESRCEuropean Social Fund
ESRCEngineering Systems Research Center (University of California at Berkeley; Berkeley, CA)
ESRCEuropean Science Research Council (EU)
ESRCEnvironmental Sciences Research Center
ESRCEngineers & Scientists Resources & Construction (US Army Corps of Engineers)
ESRCExxonmobil Singapore Recreation Club
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Professor Paul Boyle, Chief Executive for the ESRC said: "We are delighted to celebrate those who have gone above and beyond in ensuring the best economic and societal impact from their work.
Astrid Wissenburg, Director of Partnerships and Communications from the ESRC, says: "These unique Expert Panels provide an opportunity for international debate around the complex challenges of diversity for global business.
Flowing from one of the ESRC's seven key research challenges, under the single, unifying theme "Succeeding in the Global Economy", the research will consider how such economic advantage evolves over time, and how it influences growth, deprivation and wellbeing in the short and long term.
Professor Mary James, deputy director of the ESRC's learning research programme and an expert in school exams and assessment, said, "A school where everything depends on paper results and performance does not develop children as learners."
An ESRC spokeswoman said: "The project is socially relevant.
Secondly, the ESRC has just commissioned a National Research Methods Centre at the University of Southampton that will complement the work of the Research Methods Programme.
Jane Stuart-Smith, principal investigator, said the project, financed by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), would find out if TV shows are the real culprits.
Older people need a wider choice and variety of ways of learning, especially if they grow too infirm to attend formal courses, according to new research by Britain's Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC).
Ultimately, the Centre aims to implement a policy ensuring that qualitative data produced by future ESRC and other funded projects are offered for archiving.
From local to global citizens - is part of the nationwide Festival of Social Science funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC).
The research, which has received funding of pounds 29,616 from the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) and the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), will look at two communities in Nepal.