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The Creative Economy in Europe

Policy and research

The Creative Economy in Europe

Posted on March 22, 2017 by Ian Hargreaves

The Lisbon Council and Nesta has today launched The Creative Economy in Europe: Why Human Beings Remain the Economy’s Key Asset, a hard-hitting new policy brief which highlights the pivotal role of creativity and creative work in the economy.  Authored by Hasan Bakhshi of Nesta, President of The Lisbon Council Paul Hofheinz and myself, the policy brief highlights
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Sam Warren

Creative Cardiff, Policy and research

Creative Research at Cardiff University: Professor Samantha Warren

Posted on February 22, 2017 by Johann Gregory

During the filming of the ‘Creative Research at Cardiff University’ video, we spoke to three academics in the Creative Cardiff Research Network about their work. We’ve identified three particular and related strands of ‘creative research’ at Cardiff: research that involves working with creatives or creative organisations; research that involves creative outputs or methodologies; and research
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Creative Cardiff

Creative Cardiff is one

Posted on October 14, 2016 by Ian Hargreaves

In its first year, Creative Cardiff has validated all four of our initial goals. We set out to increase quality and momentum between creative economy people in the Cardiff city region. The proof of that is in our growth in membership and on social media, but also in countless personal stories of individuals and organisations
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Swn Music Museum

Creative exchange, Policy and research, REACT

Festivals Research Group & the Sŵn Music Museum

Posted on October 7, 2016 by Johann Gregory

One of the real success stories for the Creative Cardiff Research Network this year has been the emergence of the interdisciplinary Festivals Research Group, made up of researchers from across Cardiff University. Festivals are a key part of British culture and economy. Festival audiences are growing and the festivals landscape, both urban and rural, is
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