London School of Economics and Political Science
International Inequalities Institute
Understanding the complex causes, nature and consequences of rising inequalities is a pressing global challenge. The risks to social cohesion, democratic systems and economic prosperity demand evidence-based interventions.
The International Inequalities Institute aims to become the world’s premier centre for interdisciplinary research on inequalities. It will pool and facilitate research, creating a generation of scholars with the complex social science tools necessary to understand current and future inequalities.
Purpose-built research facilities will:
- spark new ideas and innovative solutions
- involve research users in conception, design and delivery
- implement research ideas.
implement research ideas.