How to evaluate

How to Evaluate

One of the greatest frustrations we have encountered in our reviews of the evidence on the impact of local growth policies has been the small number of robust…


We shouldn’t give up on estate renewal

Evidence Reviews and Methodology

Today sees the launch of the What Works Centre for Local Economic Growth’s report into estate renewal.The essential conclusion is that: Estate renewal programmes generally do…


The year ahead

Evidence Reviews and Methodology

Our New Year’s resolution here at the What Works Centre is to continue to preach the gospel about evidence-based policy making. Our work over the past year-and-a-bit –…


Call for evidence on transport


As described in our previous call for evidence, we have been working hard recently on a variety of themes to finalise our findings surrounding the impact of R…


Call for evidence on apprenticeships


Things have been very busy at the What Works Centre over the past couple of months. We’ve recently published our review on Access to Finance and are…

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