1. Systematic Review of the UK Commission’s Investment Funds
    Dec 2015

    The UKCES has published SQW's systematic review of evidence on the performance of the Growth and Innovation Fund and Employer Investment Fund, both designed to stimulate leadership and investment in skills amongst employers
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  2. London Enterprise Panel Skills Inquiry
    Dec 2015

    The London Enterprise Panel Employment and Skills Working Group has published SQW's evidence for its Skills Inquiry to shape its devolution ‘asks and offers’ for Government, and to inform its FE Capital Steering Group and forthcoming local area review of post-16 education and training institutions
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  3. Evaluation of the NI Regional Start Initiative
    Nov 2015

    Invest NI has published SQW's evaluation of the Regional Start Initiative (RSI). The aim of RSI was to raise the number and quality of business start-ups in Northern Ireland
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  4. Employment and Skills Planning in Scotland
    Nov 2015

    Forecast employment and population changes point to a potential mismatch between future labour supply and demand in Scotland. This issue and the implications for policy makers, public agencies and governments are discussed by SQW in a recently published paper in The Fraser of Allander Institute Economic Commentary
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  5. Evaluation of Smart
    Oct 2015

    Innovate UK has published SQW's evaluation of Smart. Smart provides funding of up to £250,000 to support SMEs across the UK working on innovative R&D projects that could lead to new products or services.
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