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Posted 18.11.20

Offshore Wind Farm Construction and Tourism

Our recent work for Scottish Power Renewables assessed the empirical evidence on the relationship between offshore wind farm...

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Posted 17.11.20

ICE Scotland State of the Nation Report 2020

Scotland’s climate is changing. From flooding to wildfires, our infrastructure is facing pressures that, for the most part,...

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Posted 27.10.20

Economic Impact of UHI

In the lead up to its 10th anniversary, the University of the Highlands and Islands commissioned BiGGAR Economics to...

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Posted 26.10.20

Economic Impact of Converge

Converge is a programme that provides a range of support to staff, students and recent graduates in Scotland...

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Posted 22.10.20

Economic Impact of Keadby 2

BiGGAR Economics was commissioned by SSE Thermal and Seimens Energy to underate an economic impact study of the...

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Posted 28.09.20

The growth potential of Scotland’s Natural Economy

Our Director, Graeme Blackett presented at the SRUC Natural Choice on the findings of our July 2020 report....

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Posted 23.09.20

The economic contribution of the Scottish Aquaculture Sector

The aquaculture sector in Scotland is an important provider of employment in Rural Scotland and represents the UK’s...

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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 08.07.20

Reuse of Vacant and Derelict Land

The Scottish Land Commission has today published our report and guidance on the reuse of vacant and derelict...

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