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Prof David Whyte

Professor of Socio-legal Studies Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology

Research

Corruption in the Global North

This project documents and measures the nature and scale of corruption in the Global North and is funded by the Leverhulme Trust.

Dismantling the legal foundations of corporate power

This project explores ways that we can dismantle corporate power and build alternatives to a global economy dominated by corporations.

Research Grants

Benchmarking Corruption in the Global North

LEVERHULME TRUST (UK)

October 2017 - September 2019

Developing New Mechanisms for Corporate Accountability

ARTS AND HUMANITIES RESEARCH COUNCIL (AHRC)

June 2013 - March 2014

Developing Corporate Liability for Human Rights Violations

BRITISH ACADEMY (UK)

November 2009 - June 2011

New challenges to corporate accountability

LEVERHULME TRUST (UK)

September 2011 - February 2012

Developing Critical Pedagogy in Higher Education: a model for good practice in assessment

HIGHER EDUCATION ACADEMY (UK)

January 2014 - July 2014

The World of Work: An Audit of Workplace Rights in the UK

ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (ESRC)

October 2014 - September 2017