Think tank

National Institute of Economic and Social Research

NIESR

London, United Kingdom

NIESR is an economic research institute, with over 60 years of experience in applying academic excellence to the needs of business and policymakers. NIESR's objective is to promote, through quantitative research, a deeper understanding of the interaction of economic and social forces that affect people's lives so that they may be improved. NIESR is independent of all political interests. It receives no core funding from the government and is not affiliated with any single university, although its staff regularly undertake projects in collaboration with leading academic institutions. Its research interests are constantly changing in response to new needs but embrace most of the issues that shape economic performance. Current programs include work on productivity, pensions and the ageing population, trade and investment, European financial integration, labor markets, and economic statistics. All are underpinned by the institute's long-standing strength in macroeconomic modeling and forecasting.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.niesr.ac.uk/

Address:
2 Dean Trench Street, Smith Square London, SW1P 3HE UK

Country:
United Kingdom

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
UK,Europe
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1938
Age (years)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
83 
United Kingdom average
 35
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Professor Jagjit S. Chadha
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Professor Jagjit S. Chadha
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Professor Jagjit S. Chadha
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 50
United Kingdom average
 52
Global average
 120
2016
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 32
% Female staff
2019
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
38% 
United Kingdom average
45% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
20% 
United Kingdom average
32% 
Global average
34% 

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 135
United Kingdom average
 50
Global average
 6,666
Financials
2018
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 $5,147,745
United Kingdom average
 $21,338,474
Global average
 $60,523,670
2015
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 $4,177,630

Social

Likes (2019)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 1,215
United Kingdom average
 14,307
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2016)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 632
Twitter
Followers (2019)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 11,900
United Kingdom average
 24,104
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2017)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 7,791
Followers (2016)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 6,133
Subscribers (2019)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 1,040
United Kingdom average
 12,496
Global average
 5,924
Subscribers (2016)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 632
Followers (2019)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 101
United Kingdom average
 1,976
Global average
 8,194
Followers (2019)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 5,550
United Kingdom average
 5,498
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 11/02/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s entry in wikipedia, Organisation´s website
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