Consumer Data Research Centre

Archive for January 2016

CDRC in the News

22 January 2016 - 1:28pm

We’ve had a busy few months since we launched the new CDRC website and datastore in October.  You may have seen some of our work in various regional and national newspapers.  Here is a summary of some of the media highlights: The Guardian How cities grow: the age of houses – mapped Timeout How Londoners […]

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Now open! – Applications for the Masters Research Dissertation Programme 2016

18 January 2016 - 3:34pm

The Consumer Data Research Centre (CDRC) are pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for the Masters Research Dissertation Programme 2016. Masters students from all disciplines and UK institutions with an interest in retail data and working on real world problems are invited to visit our website at to browse the dissertation topics which have been proposed […]

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Where do people cycle to work? Popular cycle commuter routes visualised

07 January 2016 - 3:34pm

Research funded by the Department for Transport illustrates where the most popular commuter routes for cycling are around the country. CDRC researcher Robin Lovelace is part of the team developing the Propensity to Cycle Tool (PCT), an open source transport planning system developed by academics at the Universities of Leeds, Cambridge, Westminster and the London […]

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