New report recommends further investment to avoid youth unemployment crisis


As the Chancellor sets out a £2 billion support package to prevent a youth unemployment crisis in the wake of Covid-19, a new report by Sheffield Hallam University recommends double that amount could be needed. 

Research sheds new light on Sheffield City Region productivity gap

Date Issued:18/05/20

Productivity in the Sheffield City Region could be closer to the national average than previously thought, according to a new report by Sheffield Hallam University.

Energy experts warn of lockdown consequences on the fuel poor


With home energy bills expected to soar as a consequence of the Covid-19 lockdown, academics from Sheffield Hallam University have raised concerns that the impact could be more costly for low-income families. While total energy consumption has declined with large sections of the economy shutting down, domestic consumption has increased.

Dr Ben Pattison 1979-2020

Issued: 27/03/20

Ben Pattison

CRESR is devastated to report the death of our brilliant colleague Ben Pattison, who passed away on Thursday 19 March at the age of 40. Ben had been battling myeloma and amyloidosis for the past year with incredible stoicism and bravery.

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