The Institute provides a focal point at the University for the application of quantitative methods in interdisciplinary social science research in order to generate a world class research.
This research group brings together political scientists and sociologists who study democracy, citizen participation and elections both within the UK and worldwide.
The research group comprises academics working in statistics, social science, social policy, computer science and law.
The Manchester Institute for Innovation Research is a world-leading centre of excellence in the study of science, technology and innovation policy and management.
The Institute continues the commitment to addressing global poverty and inequality, by uniting the strengths of the Institute for Development Policy and Management and the Brooks World Poverty Inst.