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Professor David Gordon

Professor David Gordon

Professor David Gordon
B.Sc.(Sus.), Ph.D.(Bristol)

Professorial Research Fellow in Social Justice

Social Science Complex,
8 Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TZ
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 954 6761

Research summary

I currently hold the posts of Professor of Social Justice and Director of the Townsend Centre for International Poverty Research at the University of Bristol.  I have an international reputation for research into issues of poverty and social justice and I have written and edited over a hundred books, papers and reports on these subjects.  I was a member of the UN Expert Group on Poverty Statistics (Rio Group) and contributed to its ‘Compendium of Best Practice in Poverty Measurement’.  I acted as an external expert for the European Union Working Group on Income, Poverty ...

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Biography

Dr David Gordon is Professor of Social Justice and the Director of the Townsend Centre for International Poverty Research and the Bristol Poverty Institute at the University of Bristol, UK.  He has written and edited over two hundred books, papers and reports on poverty, inequality and social exclusion, social justice and social policy.

Professor Gordon was a member of the UN Expert Group on Poverty Statistics (Rio Group) and contributed to its ‘Compendium of Best Practice in Poverty Measurement.  He has acted as an external expert for the European Union Working Group on Income, Poverty and ...

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