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
 84
United Kingdom average
 34
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Founder gender: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Prof. Jagjit S. Chadha
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Prof. Jagjit S. Chadha
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Prof. Jagjit S. Chadha
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 43
United Kingdom average
 34
Global average
 86
2019
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 50
2016
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 32
% Female staff
2019
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 38%
United Kingdom average
 46%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 20%
United Kingdom average
 32%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 135
United Kingdom average
 51
Global average
 6,494
Financials
2018
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 $5,147,745
United Kingdom average
 $21,226,658
Global average
 $58,153,688
2015
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 $4,177,630

Social

Likes (2021)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 1,346
United Kingdom average
 42,838
Global average
 30,815
Likes (2019)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 1,215
Likes (2016)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 632
Twitter
Followers (2022)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 14,702
United Kingdom average
 37,184
Global average
 19,218
Followers (2021)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 13,594
Followers (2019)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 11,900
Subscribers (2022)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 1,410
United Kingdom average
 12,101
Global average
 5,610
Subscribers (2021)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 1,220
Subscribers (2019)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 1,040
Followers (2022)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 538
United Kingdom average
 20,870
Global average
 14,670
Followers (2021)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 163
Followers (2019)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 101
Followers (2022)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 10,768
United Kingdom average
 11,229
Global average
 16,346
Followers (2019)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research
 5,550

Data notes

Last updated: 22/01/2022
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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