1. New financial instruments for the Cultural and Creative Sectors
    Apr 2019

    The European Commission’s Directorate General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology (DG CONNECT) commissioned SQW to undertake an ‘Ex-ante evaluation of new financial instruments for SMEs, mid-caps and organisations from the CCS’.
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  2. Evaluation of Invest NI’s suite of Property Interventions
    Mar 2019

    Invest NI, an agency of the Northern Ireland Executive’s Department for the Economy, operates a suite of commercial property market interventions. SQW's evaluation assessed five of these, and the overall rationale for property-based intervention.
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  3. Wave 3 Science and Innovation Audits published
    Mar 2019

    Having supported eight SIAs across Waves 1 and 2, SQW supported three Wave 3 SIAs: Precision Medicine in Scotland, London Knowledge Quarter, and the South Wales Crucible.
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  4. Economic and social impact assessment of the Liverpool Centre for Alcohol Research
    Jan 2019

    The University of Liverpool, Liverpool John Moores University, Clinical Research Network North West Coast and Liverpool Health Partners have come together to co-create a new centre focusing on the development and application of research and innovation in alcohol-related disease.
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  5. Productivity Policy Review
    Jan 2019

    SQW is one of the partners involved in the ESRC-funded Productivity Insights Network (PIN). As part of PIN, we have undertaken a review of productivity policy over the last 20 years, with a focus on the overall narrative as well as policy domains relating to regional development, business support, innovation and skills.
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