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Small business review

David Connell of the Centre for Business Research at Cambridge Judge to lead review on UK government Small Business Research Initiative. The …

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Giving workers employment rights increases productivity and profitability

New research findings from two of the UK’s top universities, Cambridge and Manchester, reveals giving workers employment rights increases productivity and profitability. …

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VC and patents

Venture capital investment does not boost patents by technology firms, finds new study at University of Cambridge Judge Business School. ‘Patenting has …

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From CBR's blog

The new legal and economic challenges facing the government as the UK negotiates a Brexit deal

By Boni Sones, Parliamentary Radio, CBR, University of Cambridge In this Centre for Business Research, University of Cambridge 40 minute audio documentary podcast on the Post-Brexit Options for the UK: Combining Legal and Economic Analysis we summarise the key points of our 11 key speakers at our recent Workshop held on 30th March 2017. You […]

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Media coverage

The Economist: The IMF is back in Africa

A report co-authored by Dr Adel Daoud, Research Fellow in Political Economy at the Centre for Business Research, is featured in an …

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The Guardian: Bank of mum and dad

Paul Sanderson, Research Associate at the Centre for Business Research, discusses how a ‘help to save’ plan for tenants who lack access to …

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Belfast Telegraph: Northern Ireland and Brexit

Dr Graham Gudgin, Research Associate at the Centre for Business Research, discusses Northern Ireland after the Brexit vote. “If Northern Ireland were …

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The Guardian: ‘Bank of mum and dad’ making housing market more unfair, study finds

A report co-authored by Cambridge Judge academic found that 34 per cent of first-time buyers in the UK turned to family members …

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