The focus of this research, carried out by doctoral student Cathy Zhu, is on the impact of immigration on local housing market for England and Wales. In particular, the effect on local level house...

This research, carried out by doctoral student Johanna Jokio, looks at the relationship between social mix and local services in Scottish neighbourhoods. The main aim is to examine how access to...

In this project we aim to understand how segregation is defined and measured. In particular, we are interested in the dimensions of segregation that different measures...

In the vast literature on segregation measurement, only a handful of papers attempt to address the issue of inference - computing confidence intervals for example for...

This project aims to move beyond simple use of social mix as an indicator of residential segregation. An area can have a high degree of social mix but a low level of...

Exposure to pollution has been linked to social deprivation. We seek to explore the extent to which this is true in Scotland, whether there have been changes in this...

House prices are a very useful tool for estimating the conomic value of a particular social or environmental impact. By controlling variations in house quality and...

One of the main approaches in the literature for estimating the economic value of the reduction in crime or the improvement in school performance is to use differences...

Sorting processes and the resulting selection effects have been recognised as one of the main factors that undermine the reliability of existing UK estimates of the...

Using surname grouping to identify ethnic identity this project will model the spatial dynamics of ethnic migration within and between cities in Scotland. We aim to...