Welsh Economic Review

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List of Papers (Total 92)

The Economics of Small States; Observations from Scotland - a Comment

The historical perspective provided by John Kay in his article presents a compelling rationale for re-thinking what a state is and what it should do. The production relationships and consumption patterns that characterise today’s interconnected global economy mean that sub-national regions or cities are more natural units within which to analyse socioeconomic development and the...

Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Networks: Lessons for Regional Development Policy

Innovation is commonly acknowledged to be a principal element in economicgrowth and competitiveness (Capello and Nijkamp, 2009; Harris, 2011).Entrepreneurship is also a key source of such growth (Audretsch et al. 2006).There is a growing school of thought that the networks facilitating flows ofknowledge within and across regions are an important underpinning factor(Huggins and...

Human Capital, Growth and Inequality

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Economic Impact of Infrastructure

This paper looks at the need for and criteria used to invest in infrastructure. This term can cover a wide variety of assets. One element of the infrastructure of the UK is its language and its institutions, which are arguably among the most important elements in our continued success and some commentators would like to see us invest more effort into them. However, for the...

Project Report: The Economic Impact of NHS Procurement: A Study of the Aneurin Bevan Health Board

Project Report: The Economic Impact of NHS Procurement: A Study of the Aneurin Bevan Health Board.

Location, Location… Employment? Understanding Welsh graduate mobility over time

Location, Location… Employment? Understanding Welsh graduate mobility over time

Interview with Professor Richard Wyn Jones, Cardiff University

Interview with Professor Richard Wyn Jones, Cardiff University.

Industrial Activity

Industrial Activity

Property Markets

Property Markets

Economic Events Diary

Economic Events Diary

Economic Commentary

Economic Commentary