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Is the regional growth fund rubbish?

Overman, Henry G. (2012) Is the regional growth fund rubbish? Spatial Economics Research Centre Blog (11 May 2012). Website.

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Reporting of the NAO report on the Regional Growth Fund has highlighted the fact that the 'scheme may cost up to £200,000 per job'. A senior labour MP tells the BBC that they find these figures 'shocking'.

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Divisions: Geography & Environment
Spatial Economics Research Centre
Centre for Economic Performance
What Works Centre
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
J Political Science > JS Local government Municipal government
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Research centres and groups > Spatial Economics Research Centre
Research centres and groups > Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
Research centres and groups > What Works Centre for Local Economic Growth (WWG)
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Last Modified: 10 Dec 2020 00:36

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