Funded Research Projects 2011

Making space for the poor: Law, rights, regulation and street-trade in the 21st century
Alison Brown
Sponsor: DFID/ESRC - Joint Poverty Programme (£254,274)
Duration: 01/08/2011 - 31/10/2013

Territories and technologies in an unstable knowledge economy: An evolutionary framework of regional resilience
Prof PN Cooke, Dr GI Bristow
Sponsor: Economic & Social Research Council (£ 296,729)
Duration: 01/07/2011 - 30/06/2014

Change in alcohol outlet density and alcohol related harm to population health
Prof DL Fone (MEDIC), Prof FDJ Dunstan (MEDIC), Mr V Sivarajasingam (DENTL), Dr SS Lee, Dr S Orford, Dr N Shiode, Prof CJ Webster
Sponsor: National Institute for Health Research (£ 23,700)
Duration: 01/07/2011 - 31/12/2013

FOODLINKS - Knowledge brokerage to promote sustainable food consumption and production: linking scientists, policymakers and civil society organisations
Dr R Sonnino
Sponsor: Commission of the European Communities (£ 105,923)
Duration: 01/01/2011 - 31/12/2013

Wind energy and justice for disadvantaged communities:  The role of community benefits
Dr RJW Cowell, Dr GI Bristow, Prof MCR Munday (CARBS)
Sponsor: Joseph Rowntree Foundation (£5,306)
Duration: 01/02/2011 - 31/07/2011

Emissions trading in the road transport sector
Dr G Santos
Sponsor: British Academy (£ 7,492)
Duration: 01/05/2011 - 31/10/2012

Rights in the city: Developing pro-poor policies with street-traders in Latin America
Dr PK Mackie, Prof AMB Brown
Sponsor: British Academy (£ 7,470)
Duration: 01/03/2011 - 30/09/2012

Health impact, and economic value, of meeting housing quality standards
Mr SC Lannon (ARCHI), Prof FDJ Dunstan (MEDIC), Prof SR Palmer (MEDIC), Dr RSG Smith, Dr W Poortinga (ARCHI)
Sponsor: National Institute for Health Research (£ 62,573)
Duration: 01/04/2011 - 31/03/2016

Homelessness legislation in Wales:  Stakeholder perspectives on potential improvements
Dr PK Mackie
Sponsor: Welsh Assembly Government (£ 5,000)
Duration: 01/03/2011 - 30/04/2011

Distant relations and proximity to others?  Friendship networks in ethnically diverse neighbourhoods
Dr RT Gale
Sponsor: British Academy (£ 6,695)
Duration: 01/08/2011 - 31/03/2012

Centre for Education in the Built Environment
Prof CJ Webster, Dr AS Roberts (ARCHI)
Sponsor: Higher Education Academy (£ 45,600)
Duration: 01/08/2011 - 31/03/2012

Review of homelessness legislation in Wales
Dr PK Mackie
Sponsor: Welsh Government (£ 32,867)
Duration: 01/10/2011 - 16/08/2012

What makes a successful entrepreneur in Wales? An empirical study
Prof RA Huggins
Sponsor: Welsh Government (£ 6,714)
Duration: 01/10/2011 - 31/03/2012

Negotiating sustainability in food service led food supply chain
Dr AS Morley, Prof R Lee (CLAWS), Prof KJ Peattie (CARBS)
Sponsor: Economic & Social Research Council, SA Brains & Co Ltd, Castell Howell Foods Ltd (£7,326)
Duration: 07/11/2011 - 15/01/2013

Growing a healthy older population in Wales
Prof P Milbourne
Sponsor: Welsh Government (NISCHR) (£ 4,612)
Duration: 01/04/2011 - 31/03/2013

Review of homelessness legislation in Wales
Dr PK Mackie
Sponsor: Welsh Government (£ 6,592)
Duration: 01/10/2011 - 16/08/2012