Excluding the social sciences, arts and humanities from reporting downplays their importance to research, development and innovation

Drawing on findings from a new report into how the social sciences, humanities and arts (SHAPE) disciplines are understood and deployed in policy and industry, Eleanor Hopkins suggests inconsistent reporting and incentives contribute underestimation of SHAPE’s value to research, development and innovation. The UK has a complicated history with research and development (R&D). At one … Continued