Dr Les Dolega

Senior Lecturer Geography and Planning


Research Overview

Research projects:
2020-2022 Retail performance indicators
2019-2022 Ageing in Place Classification
2020-2021 Delineating retail centres boundaries (open source)
2019 Multidimensional classification of retail spaces in Great Britain
2018-2019 Decline and growth of retail in Liverpool City Region
2017 Spatial extent of British retail centres and their catchments
2014-2016 E-resilience of retail centres
20009-2012 Response oh UK high streets to the economic crisis

Research Grants:
2021-2023 (Co-I) Digital Footprint Data Service grant with Consumer Data Research Centre - ESCRC, UK (£1.76M);
2019-2022 (PI) Classifying the older population: in England Nuffield Foundation, UK (£168k)
2018-2021 (Co-I) Business and Local Government Data Research Centres - ESCRC, UK (£448k)
2016-2019 (Co-I) Metropolitan Business Spaces, National Council of Science (NCN), Poland

Research Interest 1

GIS, Retail and Consumption Spaces, Economic Geography, Geocomputation

Research Group Membership

Research Grants

Business and Local Government Data Research Centres (Big Data)


February 2014 - March 2025