School of Social, Political and Geographical Sciences

Social impact

Case studies

A selection of our research impact and enterprise case studies:

A UK minimum income standard

Loughborough’s Centre for Research in Social Policy has identified a minimum socially acceptable income standard in the UK, based on detailed consultation with the general public.

A UK minimum income standard

Communication Research Centre

Highlighting and challenging media representations of UK General Elections and drug policy

Communication Research Centre

Conversation Analytic Role-play Method (CARM)

Pioneering communication skills training

Conversation Analytic Role-play Method (CARM)

Future-proofing global water and energy supplies

A global project based on developing regional climate modelling techniques, climate risk assessments, and adaptation planning approaches for freshwater and energy infrastructure.

Future-proofing global water and energy supplies

Housing multiple occupation

Work at Loughborough is improving our understanding of “studentification” on university towns and informing national debate, policy and legislation around student accommodation.

Housing multiple occupation