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University of Birmingham hosts Work and Pensions Select Committee with a focus on welfare benefits and citizen income.

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Birmingham academics are giving evidence and talking about their research at the Work and Pensions Select Committee being held at the University of Birmingham's Edgbaston campus today.
Date:
12/01/2017
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

'Just about managing' families need more help to save, says academic think-tank

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Three-fifths of low and middle income households are currently unable to save money, while for people already saving, the ratio between spending and saving is dramatically falling, researchers say.
Date:
12/01/2017
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Chinese psychology experts visit Birmingham to explore future links

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Psychology experts from Sun Yat Sen University in China visited the University of Birmingham to explore potential for working together on future research, as well as student and staff exchange.
Date:
02/12/2016
Categories:
International, Research, Social Sciences

University of Birmingham Social Work programme represented at Social Worker of the Year Awards

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A graduate and a student of the University of Birmingham's MA in Social Work, part of the University's prestigious Social Work Programme, have each won prizes at the 2016 Social Worker of the Year Awards.
Date:
30/11/2016
Categories:
Alumni, Research, Social Sciences, Students

Father and daughter in Class of 2016: making international relations a family affair

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Two generations from the same family will graduate from the University of Birmingham this year when Sikander Khan follows in his daughter Zarah's footsteps and crosses the stage of the Great Hall.
Date:
30/11/2016
Categories:
Social Sciences, Students, Teaching
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