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Special Report: Is the UK’s Flagship Industrial Policy a Costly Failure?

Is the UK’s Flagship Industrial Policy a Costly Failure?

By Connell, D. (2021)

An Independent Reappraisal of the Objectives, Theory, Practice and Impact of the UK’s £7.3 Billion a Year R&D Tax Credits and £1.1 Billion a Year Patent Box Schemes.

CBR, May

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Special Report: Creating Shared Value.

Creating Shared Value (CSV): Operationalising CSV Beyond The Firm

By Meyer, H. (2018)

CBR, March

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Special Report: UK Economy Forecast.

UK Economy Forecast Report

By Gudgin, G., Coutts, K., Gibson, N. and Buchanan, J. (2015)

CBR, November

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Special Report: Macroeconomic Impact of Liberal Policies in the UK.

The Macroeconomic Impact of Liberal Economic Policies in the UK

By Coutts, K. and Gudgin, G. (2015)

CBR, April

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Special Report: Cultural Connections.

Cultural Connections: The Role of the Arts and Humanities in Competitiveness and Local Development

By Hughes, A., Kitson, M., Probert, J. , Turner, R., Bullock, A. and Milner, I. (2013)

UK~IRC and CBR

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Special Report: Connecting with the Ivory Tower.

Connecting with the Ivory Tower: Business Perspectives on Knowledge Exchange in the UK

By Hughes, A. and Kitson, M. (2013)

A report from the Centre for Business Research, the UK~IRC and NCUB

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Special Report: Dual Funding Report.

The Dual Funding Structure for Research in the UK: Research Council and Funding Council Allocation Methods and the Pathways to Impact of UK Academics

By Hughes, A., Kitson, M., Bullock, A. and Milner, I. (2013)

A report from the Centre for Business Research and the UK~IRC for the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

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Special Report: Growing Value.

Growing Value: Business-University Collaboration for the 21st Century

By Docherty, D., Hughes, A., Eyton, D. and Pearce, S. (2012)

CIHE-UK~IRC Enhancing Value Task Force, December

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Special Report: Enhancing Collaboration.

Enhancing Collaboration, Creating Value – Business Interaction with the UK Research Base in Four Sectors

By Mina, A. and Probert, J. (2012)

CIHE-UK~IRC Enhancing Value Task Force, September

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Special Report: Enhancing Impact.

Enhancing Impact – The Value of Public Sector R&D

By Hughes, A. and Martin, B. (2012)

CIHE-UK~IRC Enhancing Value Task Force, August

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Special Report: TSB University Engagement.

Analysis of TSB University Engagement Practices

By CBR/PACEC (2012)

PACEC and CBR, April

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Special Report: British Economy Supply Critique.

Is the British Economy Supply Constrained II? A Renewed Critique of Productivity Pessimism

By Martin, B. and Rowthorn, R. (2012)

CBR and UK~IRC, May

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Special Report: UK Research and Development Landscape.

The UK R&D Landscape Report

By Hughes, A. and Mina, A. (2012)

CIHE-UK~IRC Enhancing Value Task Force, February

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Special Report: Is the British Economy Supply Constrained.

Is the British Economy Supply Constrained? A Critique of Productivity Pessimism

By Martin, B. (2011)

CBR and UK~IRC, July

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Special Report: Open Innovation Choices.

Open Innovation Choices: What Is British Enterprise Doing?

By Cosh, A. and Zhang, J.J. with Bullock, A. and Milner, I. (2011)

CBR and UK~IRC, June

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Special Report: Hidden Connections.

Hidden Connections: Knowledge Exchange between the Arts & Humanities and the Private, Public and Third Sectors

By Hughes, A., Kitson, M. and Probert, J. with Bullock, A. and Milner, I. (2011)

AHRC and CBR, May

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Special Report: Higher Education Knowledge.

The Higher Education Knowledge Exchange System in the United States

By CBR/PACEC (2010)

A report to HEFCE by PACEC and CBR, University of Cambridge, July

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Special Report: Rebalancing the British Economy.

Rebalancing the British Economy: A Strategic Assessment

By Martin, B. (2010)

CBR and UK~IRC, April

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Special Report: Knowledge Exchange Civic Impact.

Knowledge Exchange and the Generation of Civic and Community Impacts

By CBR/PACEC (2010)

A report to HEFCE by PACEC and CBR, University of Cambridge, April

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Special Report: Synergies Trade-offs.

Synergies & Trade-offs between Research, Teaching & Knowledge Exchange

By CBR/PACEC (2010)

A report to HEFCE by PACEC and CBR, University of Cambridge, April

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Special Report: Exploding the Myths.

Exploding the Myths of UK Innovation Policy: How ‘Soft Companies’ and R&D Contracts for Customers Drive the Growth of the Hi-Tech Economy

By Connell, D. and Probert, J. (2010)

Research by CBR commissioned on behalf of the East of England Science and Industry Council by the East of England Development Agency

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Special Report: Intellectual Property Regime.

The Intellectual Property Regime and Its Implications for Knowledge Exchange

By CBR/PACEC (2010)

A report to HEFCE by PACEC and CBR, January.

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Special Report: Evolution of Infrastructure.

The Evolution of the Infrastructure of the Knowledge Exchange System

By CBR/PACEC (2009)

A report to HEFCE by PACEC and CBR, December.

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Special Report: Knowledge Exchange Academics.

Knowledge Exchange between Academics and the Business, Public & Third Sectors

By Abreu, M., Grinevich, V., Hughes, A. and Kitson, M. (2009)

CBR

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Special Report: Evaluation of HEFCE's Effectiveness.

Evaluation of the Effectiveness and Role of HEFCE/OSI Third Stream Funding: Culture Change and Embedding Capacity in the Higher Education Sector toward Greater Economic Impact

By CBR/PACEC (2009)

A report to HEFCE by PACEC and CBR

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Special Report: SME Finance and Innovation.

SME Finance & Innovation in the Current Economic Crisis

By Cosh, A., Hughes, A., Bullock, A. and Milner, I. (2009)

CBR

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Special Report: Competitiveness and Productivity.

Competitiveness & Productivity of the UK Design Engineering Sector

By PACEC/CBR (2008)

Report prepared by PACEC and CBR for BERR, October

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Special Report: Universities Business Knowledge Exchange.

Universities, Business & Knowledge Exchange

By Abreu, M., Grinevich, V., Hughes, A., Kitson, M. and Ternouth, P. (2008)

Council for Industry & Higher Education and CBR

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Special Report: Financing UK SMEs.

Financing UK SMEs: The 2007 Survey

By Cosh, A., Hughes, A., Bullock, A. and Milner, I. (2008)

CBR

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Special Report: British Enterprise Thriving or Surviving.

British Enterprise: Thriving or Surviving?

By Cosh, A. and Hughes, A. (eds.) (2007)

Contact publications@cbr.cam.ac.uk if you would like to order a hard copy of this report (£50 per copy)

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Special Report: Contribution of Services to Australia.

Contribution of Services to Australian Productivity Growth, 1980-2004

By Hughes, A. and Grinevich, V. (2007)

Australian Business Foundation, Sydney

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Special Report: Secrets of Seed Capital Fund.

‘Secrets’ of the World’s Largest Seed Capital Fund: How the United States Government Uses Its Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Programme and Procurement Budgets to Support Small Technology Firms

By Connell, D. (2006)

CBR

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Special Report: UK plc.

UK Plc: Just How Innovative Are We?

By Cosh, A., Hughes, A. and Lester, R.K. (2006)

Cambridge-MIT Institute, University of Cambridge and MIT

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Special Report: Contribution of Research and Tech Organisations.

The Contribution of Research & Technology Organisations to Innovation & Knowledge Transfer

By CBR, PACEC and IFS (2004)

CBR, PACEC, IFS, Cambridge and London

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