Funded Research Projects 2013

Inclusive Growth: Improving Microfinance Regulation to Support Growth and Innovation in Micro-enterprise
Alison Brown
DFID/ESRC - Growth Programme (£282,517)
28/09/2013 - 28/09/2015

Smart Specialisation for Regional Innovation
Professor Kevin Morgan, Dr Adrian Healy
Sponsor: European Commission (FP7) (£ 655,822)
Duration: 01/07/2013 - 31/08/2016

WHealth modelling: A new technology for evidence-based urban policy and planning
Alain Chiaradia, Dr Scott Orford, with Dr JE Gallacher (MEDIC)
Economic & Social Research Council (£ 178,248)
01/06/2013 - 30/11/2014

Financing local public transport using land value capture tax: The case of Cardiff Bus
Dr Yimung Wang
Sponsor: British Academy (£ 6,947)
Duration: 01/04/2013 - 30/09/2013

Physical planning and design knowledge and skills beyond borders: Quality space and cultural environments
Mike Biddulph, Dr Francesca Sartorio
Sponsor: British Council (£ 25,000)
Duration: 15/03/2013 - 14/03/2015

Promoting international entrepreneurship and micro business internationalisation: A study of soft landing zones
Professor Robert Huggins
Sponsor: Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (£ 1,000)
Duration:  01/03/2013 - 31/08/2014