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September 2015 edition of the research bulletin (PDF, 18 pages, 369K)

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 What is the relationship between being in care and the educational outcomes of children?
This report from the Rees Centre reviews the evidence behind claims that the care system is detrimental to children's education.

Research on Identity ecosystem
This report from Nesta presents analysis of the latest evolution of the identity ecosystem in the big data context, focusing on the economic and social value of data and identity within the current digital economy.

Public opinion in the European Union – Spring 2015
This European Commission report presents the first results of the Standard Eurobarometer survey which was carried out between 16 and 27 May 2015 in 34 countries. It provides a selection of information on topics such as the European political situation and the economy.