The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Independent Economic Review (CPIER) has been commissioned to review the economy in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. Economist Dame Kate Barker, Chair of the CBR Advisory Board and a former top Government housing adviser, will chair the commission. Professor Alan Hughes, previously Director of the Centre for Business Research (CBR) and Professor of Enterprise Studies at Cambridge Judge Business School will also be on the review board. The review is jointly funded by the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority, the GCGP LEP and Cambridge Ahead, which represents some of the most influential organisations in the Cambridge region.
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