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Automation and new tasks: how technology displaces and reinstates labor, IN Journal of Economic Perspectives, Vol 33 No 2 Spring 2019 [2019] External document

Presents a task-based conceptual framework for exploring the implications of new technology for labour demand and productivity. Outlines the development and impact of automation technology and its imp...

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Entrepreneurial health and wellbeing (SOTA review no 29) [2019] External document

Reviews the existing evidence on different aspects of entrepreneurial well-being and attempts to identify gaps in the evidence base on this aspect of entrepreneurial activity. Looks at some of the iss...

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Scotland's colleges 2019 [2019] External document

Examines the financial health and performance of the college sector in Scotland. Presents key messages and recommendations to colleges, regional bodies, Scottish Funding Council and Scottish Governmen...

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Attitudes of higher education applicants, students and graduates towards the student finance system [2019] Full document External document

Presents the findings of a survey exploring the attitudes of applicants, students and graduates towards the student finance system. Uses a 15-minute quantitative online survey with applicants, student...

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The wider (non-market) benefits of post-18 education for individuals and society [2019] Full document External document

Examines the wider benefits to individuals and society arising from education after the age of 18. Outlines the importance of skills to the UK's industrial strategy, the public debate about the value ...

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Public investment, public gain: how public investment in the arts generates economic value across the creative industries and beyond [2019] External document

Examines the ways in which the investment of public money in the arts generates economic value for the UK. Provides a snapshot with key facts and statistics highlighting the economic impact of arts an...

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Scotland's demographic challenge [2019] Full document External document

Explores the implications of Scotland's ageing demographic structure for meeting future labour market demand. Describes the context for the study, highlighting the public policy challenges presented b...

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Delivering on the cities challenge (city growth post Brexit), IN MJ, 9 May 2019, pp14-15 [2019]

Reports on a round table debate, involving the chief executives of core cities across the UK, on how to ‘boost city growth and create opportunities for all post-Brexit’. Suggests that the Brexit vote ...

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New business creation in Scotland’s regions and industries since 2010 [2019] Full document External document

Examines changes in new business start-ups across Scottish regions and industries since 2010, drawing on analysis of national data sets. Outlines the importance of new business creation for economic g...

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Contribution of the arts and culture industry to the UK economy [2019] External document

Looks at the economic contribution of the arts and culture industry to the UK economy. Uses quantitative data from the Office for National Statistics, and bespoke input-output models. Assesses the dir...

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