Benjamin Lucas

Assistant Professor & Data Scientist, the Rights Lab at the University of Nottingham

Dr Benjamin Lucas is part of the Rights Lab’s Data and Measurement Programme. He focuses on social media and web analytics, primarily concerning building an understanding of the network structure of modern slavery discourse related to social movement theory and the anti-slavery movement, as well as developing improved measures of public issue salience around SDG 8.7.

Recent Articles by this Author
Economics, Business Regulation and Supply Chains

Promise and Limits of Remote Monitoring in Addressing Forced and Child Labour

Leanne Melnyk, Phoebe Ewen, Sophie Zinser, Hannah Thinyane
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Survivor and Victim Support

Symposium: Protecting Children from Exploitation during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Amanda Bissex, Eshani Ruwanpura, Ramya Subrahmanian, Aniruddha Kulkarni, Claudia Cappa
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Survivor and Victim Support

Human Trafficking and the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Public Health Perspective

Laura T. Murphy, Jordan Greenbaum, HEAL Trafficking, Hanni Stoklosa
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Survivor and Victim Support

Human Trafficking and the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Public Health Perspective

Laura T. Murphy, Jordan Greenbaum, HEAL Trafficking, Hanni Stoklosa
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Survivor and Victim Support

Combating Modern Slavery in Textile Supply Chains in Rio de Janeiro’s Favelas

Silvia Marina Pinheiro
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Development Assistance

The Politics of Anti-Trafficking

Maria Peiró Mir
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