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Here you will find a range of resources we think may be helpful in understanding British elections and in analysing BES data. We will be adding podcasts, powerpoint presentations and further information to make the analysis of BES data as straightforward as possible.

The following links may be helpful in accessing statistical software commonly used to analyse social science data:
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BES Internet Panel Wave 15 Data Released


The British Election Study is pleased to announce the release of wave 15 of the British Election Study Internet Panel. Wave 15 was conducted in March 2019, immediately before the original Brexit deadline. In total 30,842 respondents took wave 15 of the British Election Study….

British Election Study 2019-2023


We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded the next round of British Election Study funding by the Economic and Social Research Council. The 2019-2023 British Election Study, Voters and the British Political System in the Context of Brexit, will consist of a…

British Election Study – PhD Opportunity


We are pleased to announce the opportunity of a fully funded PhD position (including fees and maintenance) within Politics at Manchester. “Studying how the economy shapes voting using new ‘big data’ and the British Election Study” This is a CASE award in conjunction with the…