Insights from the Research Team

Insights from the Research Team

Why improving housing affordability is one of the best causes to support in England

By: Stephen Clare

An analysis of the housing crisis in England, its social, economic, and environmental effects, and our recommendation for supporting effective solutions.

Insights from the Research Team

Saving lives vs. saving the economy

By: John Halstead

A look at how we can compare the health costs and economic costs of COVID lockdown.

Insights from the Research Team

COVID-19: Insights from the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security

By: The Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security

Insights about the COVID-10 pandemic from the team at the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security.

Insights from the Research Team

COVID-19 Global Impact & Innovation Fund

By: Anu Khan

We are excited to announce the launch of the COVID-19 Global Impact & Innovation Fund, in partnership with Silicon Valley Bank.

Insights from the Research Team

COVID-19: It’s not too late to act

By: John Halstead

A look at humanity’s response to COVID-19, the action we can take, and how to reduce the risk of the next pandemic.

Insights from the Research Team

Climate and Lifestyle: donations and offsetting

By: John Halstead & Johannes Ackva

Emissions per person vary considerably even across rich countries: the average American emits 18 tonnes of CO2 per year, whereas the average Swede emits only 7 tonnes.

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Climate and Lifestyle: policy matters

By: John Halstead & Johannes Ackva

Advice on how to live a climate-friendly lifestyle is typically dominated by adjectives rather than numbers. We might, for example, be told that reusing plastic bags and switching to a plant-based diet have a huge effect on the climate.

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Beyond the Pledge: Our Charity Matching Pilot

By: Rebecca Roden

Giving time and skills to non-profits can feel fulfilling, but it’s difficult to know just how impactful these collaborations actually are, and how to do them well. So last year, we decided to find out.

Insights from the Research Team

Our Value Discovery Approach

By: Sjir Hoeijmakers

When it comes to philanthropy, there’s no ‘one size fits all.’ Our researchers dig deep, to help you match your intrinsic values to the latest evidence on effectiveness. Learn more.