Our Work: Regions cities and local areas

Below is a small selection of the work that we’ve carried out. Click on a topic to see relevant projects.
Macro-economy and industries Energy climate and the circular economy Employment and skills Regions cities and local areas Infrastructure Training courses Health and Social Care

Economic Impacts of New or Improved Rail Lines

The UK Department for Transport wanted to explore the link between rail investment and local growth, but there was a lack of ex-post evaluation evidence. The hypotheses were that new and improved rail lines: Increased convenience for local people Increase attractivenes...

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Cambridge, Milton Keynes, Oxford, Northampton Growth Corridor

In March 2016, the National Infrastructure Commission was asked to consider how to maximise the potential of the Cambridge – Milton Keynes – Oxford corridor.  Cambridge Econometrics together with SQW carried out an economic study to inform the Commission’s work. The stu...

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Economic forecasting support to the East of England

We provide the East of England LGA with forecasting support.

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Preparing for Brexit

This is the first assessment of Brexit across key indicators and sectors at a sub-national level under five different scenarios.

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Northern Powerhouse Independent Economic Review

This project, undertaken with SQW, CE provided economic analysis and projections to underpin Transport for the North’s development of a transport infrastructure plan.

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