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Universities

Reshaping UK regions post-COVID: research and industrial capacity

A sample of recent publications on ‘place’

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Universities

When a local economy collapses, we can’t just rely on the grit of communities

Janesville, the Great Recession and the myth of the economic phoenix

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Process

How to do quick and dirty literature surveys

A workflow for rapid, high-quality analysis of multiple documents

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Universities

Revisiting resilience

Beware the limitations of popular ideas

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Process

Four tools I use to work better from home

Practical ways to improve your output

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Universities

When higher education interventions don’t work

Sharing examples of what doesn’t work through large-scale, experimental testing is hugely valuable

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Universities

Vertical farming, coronavirus and self-sufficient cities

Preparing for future cross-border challenges

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Universities

New smart city dimensions: authoritarian regimes and technology giants

Cutting out the middleman. And communities and civil society and the public sector…

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Universities

Views on the future of higher education leadership

NCEE’s leadership survey 2019 reveals local partnerships prioritised over international ones, and high levels of confidence in universities’ ability to adapt to complex challenges

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Universities

When anchors move, hidden anchors, and local data

Three loosely-related reflections on new things: When anchors move The More Means Better blog has an interesting new post on universities that have moved home, in some cases to entirely different parts of the country. Some I knew about, others were new. It’s a helpful reminder that even universities, seen as one of the most […]