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Institute for Policy Research

A leading public policy research institute, based at the University of Bath.

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Our research, analysis and programmes in response to COVID-19


The Economics of Basic Income

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This IPR research project will examine the economics of Basic Income, including the interaction between technology, output GDP, consumer income and expenditure.


IPR research and programmes

We aim to further the public good through research into issues of significant relevance to policy debate and decision-making, and run postgraduate and policymaker and practitioner programmes.


IPR research

Research

We aim to further the public good through research into issues of significant relevance to policy debate and decision-making.

IPR programmes

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We offer postgraduate courses, a Policy Fellowship Programme for senior policymakers and practitioners, and an International Visiting Fellows scheme.

The IPR sabbatical scheme

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Bath academics can apply to spend a semester at the IPR to work on an interdisciplinary research project with substantial policy and public engagement.


Latest publications

Read our publications including reports, policy briefs, blogs, and the latest academic papers.


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