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News Archive for December 2013

New programme on social enterprise as a public health intervention funded

Dec 19, 2013

In early 2014, a new research project will get underway. The project, entitled ‘Evidencing social enterprise as a public health and well-being intervention’ has received backing from key funding bodies the Medical Research Council and the Economic and Social Research Council.

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Alcohol: media coverage of alcohol minimum unit pricing

Dec 4, 2013

Two new publications examine how newspapers in the UK and Scotland represented the debate over minimum unit pricing for alcohol, an economic intervention that involves raising the price of the cheapest alcohol to reduce alcohol consumption and the social and health harms it produces.

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