Cookie Policy

Our websites ( as well as the other websites that Substantive Research operates) use cookies to distinguish you from other users of our websites (our Sites). This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse Substantive Research Sites and also allows us to improve our Sites. By continuing to browse our Sites, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser, device or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your device’s hard drive. More information on cookies (including how to disable them) is available at

Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, storing your preferences, and generally improving your experience of a website. Cookies make the interaction between you and the website faster and easier. If a website doesn’t use cookies, it will think you are a new visitor every time you move to a new page on the site.

Substantive Research uses the Google Analytics service to get more information about the visitors to its sites. Google deploy additional cookies onto your machine to help provide this information. Full details of their Terms of Use and Cookie Policy is available at

We don’t sell the information we collect by cookies, nor do we disclose any personal information to third parties except where required by law (for example to government bodies and law enforcement agencies). Substantive Research uses cookies in accordance with the European e-Privacy Directive that came into effect on May 26th 2012.

You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

Please also read our Privacy Policy.