What effect do carbon/fuel taxes have on fuel and transport poverty?

Dr Milena Buchs discusses her research about fair climate policy, looking especially at the effects of carbon and energy taxes on fuel and transport poverty.

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Joint Policing Research Centre Announcement

Vulnerability and Policing Futures Research Centre has been announced by the universities of York and Leeds

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About LSSI

Leeds Social Sciences Institute (LSSI) is committed to fostering collaborations that can produce ‘research with impact’. It supports interdisciplinarity and promotes relations with external partners in the public, private and third sectors, on a local, national and international scale.

Our focus areas

The cross-faculty support that LSSI provides for the social science at Leeds is targeted in three key areas:

  1. Developing and promoting interdisciplinary research excellence
  2. Maximising impact, knowledge exchange, and public and policy engagement
  3. Delivering skills training and capacity building opportunities in order to equip the next generation of research leaders.

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At Leeds Social Sciences Institute, we support interdisciplinary research. We are pleased to share with you our ‘social science shorts’...

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The Faculty of Social Sciences is excited to announce the launch of a new doctoral scholarship initiative for students from...

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We produce a monthly internal newsletter, if you are a University of Leeds student or member of staff, you can...

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Social Security During COVID-19: Public Attitudes and Experiences of Welfare at a Social Distance IAA Funded Project Outcome There were...

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This webinar is part of Linking Leeds with DfT,  a new webinar series jointly developed by Leeds Social Sciences Institute...

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The deadline for applying to the EU Settlement Scheme (EUSS) passed on the 30th June 2021, but there is an...

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In order to help build a richer connection between the academic and policy worlds, the Leeds Social Sciences Institute (LSSI)...

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Our next Linking Leeds Webinar will feature Katherine Hill and Dr Ruth Webber of Loughborough University. The webinar will share...

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