Resources

December 11th, 2017 Reports - Resilient economies

Making the Most of Brexit

by Tom Startup and Claudia Wood

The UK’s decision to leave the EU creates both opportunities and risks in both the process of negotiation and the outcomes for the UK. The experts we consulted consider these to ...

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December 11th, 2017 Reports - Resilient economies

Gridlock in UK Power Markets: How Big Six capture of the regulatory process poses investor risk

by InfluenceMap

This report examines energy utilities and risks arising from the market transition to decarbonisation, decentralisation and democratisation (3Ds).

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December 11th, 2017 Reports - Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion Annual Monitoring Report 2017

by Karen Rowlingson and Stephen McKay

This report is the last in a series of five annual monitoring reports commissioned to monitor progress towards or away from financial inclusion in Britain.

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December 11th, 2017 Reports - Investment engagement

Wise Minds: The energy transition and large utilities

by Will Dawson and Ian Watt

The UK energy system is in flux. It is changing more quickly – and more fundamentally – than at any point since the Industrial Revolution.

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December 11th, 2017 Reports - Resilient economies

Moving beyond neoliberalism

by Laurie Laybourn-Langton and Michael Jacobs

Neoliberalism – the set of socioeconomic ideas and policies which have dominated public life over the last 40 years – has failed. Despite the evidence that neither its anal...

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December 11th, 2017 Reports - Resilient economies

Financial Innovation Today, Toward Economic Resilience

by Mark Davis and Tim Braunholtz-Speight

We are at the threshold of a cultural war over the meaning of money. The events of 2007/8 were quickly framed within an Overton Window as a global ‘financial’ crisis within the...

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December 11th, 2017 Reports - Resilient economies

Creating Good City Economies in the UK

by Clare Goff

In 2015 the Friends Provident Foundation awarded funding to the Centre for Local Economic Strategies – which owned New Start magazine – and the New Economics Foundation to map...

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Community Energy at a Crossroads

by Friends Provident Foundation and Environmental Funders Network

Community energy is at a crossroads, following recent reductions in government support and subsidy.

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December 11th, 2017 FPF Governance -

FPCF Report & Financial Statements 2015-16

by Friends Provident Charitable Foundation

In 2016 the Foundation launched a new strategy. Our aim is encapsulated in our strapline 'Fairer economy, better world.' We believe the Foundation has three ways in which to help ...

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December 11th, 2017 FPF Governance -

FPF Annual Report 2015-16

by Friends Provident Charitable Foundation

In 2016 Friends Provident Foundation launched a new strategy – to help create a ‘fairer economy, better world’. There are three ways in which the Foundation contributes to th...

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December 11th, 2017 - Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion Annual Monitoring Report 2016

by Karen Rowlingson and Stephen McKay

This report is the fourth in a series of five annual monitoring reports commissioned to monitor progress towards or away from financial inclusion in Britain.

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December 11th, 2017 Books - Resilient economies
December 11th, 2017 Books - Resilient economies

People Powered Prosperity: Ultra-local Approaches to Making Poorer Places Wealthier

by David Boyle and Tony Greenham

Can we find economic techniques which cities can use effectively to tackle their own market failures – and release their own wasted economic potential – and if so, why hasn’t...

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December 11th, 2017 Reports - Resilient economies

Financial System Resilience Index

by New Economics Foundation

This report on resilience in financial systems, from the New Economics Foundation, richly repays reading.

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December 11th, 2017 Reports - Local economic resilience

Developing resilient local economies: good practice among local enterprise partnerships

by Angela Broadbridge and Luke Raikes

Our project builds upon emerging thinking about the kind of post-recession economy we are building in Britain, and the kind of economic growth that we are seeking to achieve.

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