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Call to support survey-based research projects on the impact of covid-19. LL20-2




The aim of the call was to support survey-based research that allows data to be obtained on the impact of the covid-19 pandemic on Spanish society.

The call was open to survey-based research projects that could complete the entire path from hypotheses to conclusions within a maximum period of 6 months and present the results of the research in an outreach article to be published by the Social Observatory of ”la Caixa”.

The selection process of the proposals received was conducted by academic experts linked to the field of social sciences. The projects were evaluated without the evaluators knowing the authorship or affiliation of the concurrent researchers.

The projects finally selected were as follows:

  • The Democratic Dilemmas of the covid-19 crisis
    Jordi Muñoz Mendoza, Universitat de Barcelona

  • Socio-economic and psychological impact of covid-19 pandemic in a Spanish representative population-based cohort (BIOVAL-D-covid-19)
    Pere Castellví Obiols, Universitat Internacional de Catalunya

  • Measuring and understanding gender inequality in paid and unpaid work in the time of covid-19
    Lídia Farré Olalla, Foundation Markets, Organizations and Votes in Economics

  • Responsibility, individual behavior, and support for policies in face of the COVID-19 pandemic
    Magdalena Bobowik, Universitat Pompeu Fabra.

The following researchers participated in the selection process:

Achcaoucaou, Fariza  - Universitat de Barcelona 
Ateca Amestoy, Victoria  - Universidad del País Vasco
Baizán Muñoz, Pau - Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Boertien, Diederik   - Centre d’Estudis Demogràfics, UAB 
Castro, Teresa - Instituto de Economía, Geografía y Demografía, CSIC
Gallego, Aina - Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals  
González López, María José - Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Martínez López, Rosa - Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
Méndez, Mónica - Universidad de Murcia 
Navarro Ruiz, Carolina - Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia
Pasadas del Amo, Sara - Universidad de Córdoba
Rodríguez Menés, Jorge - Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Ruiz, Isabel  - Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) – IN3
Trujillo Carmona, Manuel - Instituto de Estudios Sociales Avanzados – CSIC

Barcelona, 14 September 2020