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Our research groups and centres are a communications catalyst for activity of hundreds of academic staff members. The groups and centres encourage exploration, enquiry and collaboration between staff and students. More than 70 research groups and centres work across the nine Academic Schools with an aim to shape lives and society.

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International and Development Economics Research Group (IDERG)

This is the one NBS research group that is explicitly transnational in nature. As such, whilst all of its members carry out explicitly international or development-related research, several are also members of one of the other research groups.

Vocational Education, Lifelong Learning and Employability

Members of this group share research interests in a range of issues related to vocational education, continuing professional development, employability and lifelong learning.

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Centre for Business and Insolvency Law

The mission of the centre is to pursue and encourage innovative scholarship and research in the fields of business and insolvency law, on both national and international level.

Maria Graham Project

The project aims to re-evalulate the life and work of one of the leading female travellers of the early 19th Century, and to make available to other scholars a number of resources relating to Graham's career.