We offer services in economic and social development across a broad range of areas - from research to inform policy design, through to case-making and implementation, and evaluating the lessons to be learnt in order to improve outcomes

Economic & Social Research

Analysis on economic and social development - from how local economies work, to improving public services

Policy Research & Development

Analysis to inform the development and implementation of public policy interventions and programmes

Project Development & Appraisal

Advice on the demand, costs, benefits and implementation of economic and social development projects and programmes

Land & Property

Providing specialist services to create and deliver successful and viable developments, places, projects and programmes

Impact Assessment

Assessing the economic and social impacts of policies, programmes, events and assets

Strategy & Action Planning

Developing evidence-based strategies and action plans for places, sectors and organisations in the UK and internationally


Understanding how interventions were implemented, what effects they had, for whom, how and why

Organisation & Partnership Development

Supporting organisations to understand and respond to the challenges they face and the options they have