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Posted 18.08.20

Universities in Advanced Economies

Last year we were commissioned by Universities Scotland to analyse the role of universities in advanced economies, in...

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Posted 08.07.19

University of Suffolk supports the local economy

The University of Suffolk have published a study by BiGGAR Economics that considered its role in the local...

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Posted 06.03.19

Strategic economic case for agri-food University in Scotland

In 2018, Scotland Rural College (SRUC) commissioned us to undertake a study on the economic case for creating...

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Posted 07.09.18

University of St Andrews contributes to local economy

The University of St Andrews contributes over £473 million per year to the Scottish economy and supports 6990...

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Posted 08.08.18

Edinburgh city region deal is signed

A £ investment to unlock economic prosperity was agreed yesterday (Tuesday 7th August) for Edinburgh and the South-East...

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Posted 12.03.18

Universities in Solent contribute £4.2 billion GVA to UK economy

There are three universities within the SOLENT LEP area, namely: The University of Southampton; The University of Portsmouth;...

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Posted 01.12.17

LERU generates €100bn for the European economy

BiGGAR Economics has just published a study on the economic contribution of the League of European Research Universities...

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Posted 26.09.17

Interface generates £64m GVA

Business-academic projects supported by Interface have enabled Scottish companies to generate £ million gross value added (GVA) a...

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Posted 13.06.17

Finnish universities sector economic impact study

BiGGAR Economics was commissioned by UNIFI to undertake a study that considered the economic impact of the universities sector...

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