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Universities

New report: a plan for tackling socio-economic inequalities and boosting health outcomes

Levelling Up Yorkshire and Humber: health as the new wealth post-COVID

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Universities

Why most university impact studies are flawed

The traditional ‘big number’ approach to measuring economic impact is out of step with what places need from their universities

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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…