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Posted 15.06.22

The Economic Impact of the Roslin Institute

The Roslin Institute is a world-leading centre for animal science research and has been creating a more sustainable...

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Posted 09.06.22

New licensing system for short term lets could cost the Scottish economy £133m

A new BiGGAR Economics analysis undertaken for Airbnb has highlighted the potential adverse economic impacts that could result...

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Posted 07.06.22

Every Little Counts: Why Scotland’s Vacant and Derelict Land Investment Programme Adds Up

The Scottish Government launched the Vacant and Derelict Land Investment Programme (VDLIP) in 2019, providing £50 million to...

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Posted 18.05.22

Economic Impact of Keadby and Peterhead Carbon Capture Power Stations

BiGGAR Economics was commissioned by SSE Thermal to undertake economic impact assessments of its proposed carbon capture plants...

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Posted 28.04.22

How do the ScotWind bids compare?

Offshore Wind Developers were required to submit a Supply Chain Development Statement (SCDS) as part of the ScotWind...

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Posted 25.03.22

Whisky’s first community benefit fund at ili

The proposed ili Distillery will benefit from the natural capital and international reputation of Islay. To honour that...

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Posted 16.03.22

Lessons on Business Case Development

How do we ensure the project receives public funding? How can we make a success of its delivery?...

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Posted 10.03.22

20 Years of BiGGAR Economics

This month marks the 20th anniversary of BiGGAR Economics and so is a good time to reflect on...

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Posted 22.02.22

GCU contributes over £1.7 billion globally

BiGGAR Economics was commissioned by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) to carry out an analysis of its economic and...

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