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“More must be done to ensure that the investment that we are making in research is really delivering what we need”

Science
James Wilsdon, professor of research policy at the University of Sheffield
How should the social impact of research be measured? James Wilsdon, professor at the University of Sheffield, talks to  us about the need for “responsible metrics”. 
“More must be done to ensure that the investment that we are making in research is really delivering what we need”

Interview

"When at-risk youths come into contact with the arts, their academic achievement and their civic and social engagement improve"

Culture
Sunil Iyengar, Office of Research & Analysis Director at the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)

To what point does art contribute to social integration? Talking about access to culture under conditions of equality with Sunil Iyengar.

"When at-risk youths come into contact with the arts, their academic achievement and their civic and social engagement improve"

Interview

“When grandparents contribute to childcare, the birth rate increases”

Social Inclusion
Aart Liefbroer, sociologist and researcher at the Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute
Do we reproduce the behaviour of our parents? Aart Liefbroer talks to us about the intergenerational transmission of demographic behaviour.
“When grandparents contribute to childcare, the birth rate increases”

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