Who runs the study?
The National Child Development Study (NCDS) is managed by the Centre for Longitudinal Studies (CLS) at the UCL Institute of Education. CLS manages four studies in total:
You can find out more about CLS at www.cls.ioe.ac.uk.
Who funds the study?
An organisation called the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) provides the majority of the funding for the study. It is one of seven independent research councils in the UK.