Paris Climate Change Conference 2015

The COP21 attendance details are remarkable. 196 countries, approximately 50,000 participants, and 25,000 official delegates[1] took part. It involved 30,000 police officers and 285 security checkpoints, (security heightened given the attacks on Paris two weeks previously). 200,000 took part in demonstrations in favour of reaching a strong agreement, and the total cost of the Conference…

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Environmental Change

In looking back over the last few months at Miller Research, I’ve attended several insightful events, which have explored environmental change in different contexts. The first was a seminar about approaches to sustainable behaviours, as part of the on-going Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Behaviour Change Seminar Series. This was an interesting mix of…

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Starting at Miller: Adam

I recently joined Miller Research as a Graduate Research Analyst after finishing my studies in London and returning to the beautiful Welsh countryside. With a degree in Central and Eastern European History, I do not have the typical academic background of a socio-economic researcher, and therefore I am grateful that Miller Research has given me…

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Starting at Miller: Jenny

I joined Miller Research in January, after graduating in Political Science, and then attending a language school in Valencia. After studying modules on research methods, and having enjoyed the challenge of developing research proposals and undertaking independent work for dissertations, I was keen to develop my social research capabilities. Having typically focused on qualitative research, and…

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B Corps

Here at Miller Research we are committed to flexible, collaborative and ethical practice. As such, we aim to work with individuals and companies who actively support environmental issues in and around their community. Our commitment to become a leader in sustainability and environmental responsibility is stated in our environmental policy. As a result it is…

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MIT Research and Development Conference 2015

I recently followed in the footsteps of other members of the Miller Research team by attending the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Research and Development Conference. I attended the conference as part of the MIT’s Industrial Liaison Programme (ILP), aimed at building relationships between corporations from across the world and the world’s top university. As…

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