Organization

Name

Economic and Social Research Council

Alternate Title

ESRC

Description

The ESRC provides funding and support for research and training in the social sciences. It is the UK's largest organisation for funding research on economic and social issues. The ESRC is part of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) which is a non-departmental public body (NDPB) funded by the UK government (Economic and Social Research Council, n.d.).