Discovery of a distinctive 'enterprise belt' surrounding Greater Birmingham helps create 96,000 new jobs that will add £14 billion to the economy.
All impact case studies (economic growth)
- Results: (7)
Key research inputs from the ESRC Spatial Economics Research Centre helped underpin development and use of the Manchester Independent Economic Review.
Lancaster University Management School has increased the productivity and sales of 250 local companies through its innovative Leading Enterprise and Development programme.
Research on how 'Section 106' planning agreements can help the long-term unemployed has resulted in a new methodology to evaluate employment initiatives.
Research by the Centre on Skills, Knowledge and Organisational Performance has informed the English Skills Strategy and policies in Finland, Norway and Australia.
Research on security risks in post-conflict countries has led to significant input to the Prime Minister's Africa Commission, the World Bank and the UN Secretary-General's High Level Panel on Security.
A situational business analysis and change programme boosted SOG Ltd business tenancies, generated new business amounting to over £54k, and improved tenant communication.