Posted by Andrew Dunn in Social Sciences and Humanities Librarians’ Blog on February 23, 2021
A new website from The Office of Programme Planning and Finance Budget (OPPFB) and the Office of Information and Communications Technology (OICT) of the United Nations. It aims to increase budget accountability by mapping and giving data on budget expenditure and programme outcomes.
Posted in Economics, Finance, Media and Communication, Politics | Tagged Funding, Outcomes, Spending, Transparency, United Nations | Leave a response
Gender, race and money in politics database
Posted by Andrew Dunn in Social Sciences and Humanities Librarians’ Blog on April 12, 2019
The Center for Responsive Politics has just released a new database which enables researchers to explore the interaction between gender and race in US campaign funding. Typical questions it hopes to answer include: Do a candidate’s race and gender affect the challenges of fundraising? How do the sources and amounts of funding differ by gender and […]
Posted in Politics, US Politics | Tagged Democracy, Elections, Funding, Gender, Politics, Race, USA | Leave a response
Who gives to Higher Education institutions?
Posted by Andrew Dunn in Social Sciences and Humanities Librarians’ Blog on May 3, 2016
Download the latest annual Ross- Cass survey of charitable giving to universities which is carried out by the by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) in Europe. It finds giving has increased by 8% since 2013-14, the highest number of gifts being given by alumni. The report also includes statistics on expenditure […]
Posted in Education, Sociology | Tagged Charitable donation, Funding, Higher Education, United Kingdom | Leave a response
Posted by Andrew Dunn in Social Sciences and Humanities Librarians’ Blog on June 9, 2015
Open data about the EU budget can be found on the European Commission’s Budget web pages. Information on how to apply for EU funding is included on the site as is a breakdown of what each country contributes to and receives from the EU. The EU also publishes its financial reports online: the latest include […]
Posted in Economics, Finance, Management, Politics, Sociology, Work and Employment | Tagged Budget, European Union, Funding | Leave a response