News & blogs
The Administrative Data | Agricultural Research Collection project powers on
27 November 2023
The Administrative Data | Agricultural Research Collection (AD|ARC) project hopes to enhance the prosperity and wellbeing of farm households. In this blog, Dr Paul Caskie reflects on what was achieved in the first phase of funding and the plans for the next stage.
New data can help inform policies that promote adequate retirement saving
31 August 2023
Helen Miller from the Institute for Fiscal Studies describes in this blog how a project linking tax records to data on private pension saving could benefit those preparing for retirement, particularly the self-employed.
Data linkage funding will drive new insights into the health of households
16 August 2023
ADR UK is funding a data linkage project that will provide new insights into the make-up of households, and the circumstances they experience. The de-identified dataset will link housing data with other administrative data for England, Scotland and Wales.
New funding for the Department for Education will drive up use of linked education data for policy-relevant research
23 March 2023
ADR UK will provide over £1 million funding to the Department for Education (DfE) to support streamlining access for accredited researchers to the department’s administrative data. This will realise greater value for analysis and research.
ADR UK invests further funding in AD|ARC: A UK-wide agricultural data programme
7 March 2023
ADR UK is providing a second phase of funding for the Administrative Data | Agricultural Research Collection (AD|ARC) programme. This four-nation project will increase understanding of farmer and farm household resilience in response to a changing economic and policy environment.