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  • How to use and produce evidence to inform policy

    New Economy’s role in the What Works Centre for Local Economic Growth was formally kicked off last week with two events in London and Leeds exploring the ways in which evidence... Read more

  • What Works Better?

    As I travel around the country talking to practitioners I’m asked a lot of questions. The one that comes up most frequently is: ‘So, what works?’ Perhaps unsurprising given the... Read more

  • Access to Finance Event in Leeds

    Many thanks to those who joined us for very helpful workshop in Leeds on Monday to discuss our forthcoming evidence review of business access to finance policies.  We had about thirty... Read more

  • Call for Evidence: High speed internet

    It’s a busy month here at WWC Towers: we’re finalising reviews on government support for R&D and access to finance and are in the middle of reading papers relating to... Read more

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