Welcome to Research for the World

World-leading social science for the betterment of society

LSE’s research spans all the social sciences, from economics, politics and law to cities, health policy, human rights and inequality. Here in our online magazine, you can read about the many ways our academics are helping to shape the world’s political, economic and social future, with articles on new projects, research findings and other LSE news.

As one of the most international universities in the world, LSE’s diversity of people, ideas and interests make it an exciting centre for research and public engagement.  We hope you enjoy finding out more about some of the ways our researchers are seeking to make a difference.

LSE Research for the World was awarded "Best Publication" at the CIPR Excellence Awards 2022.

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