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Phil McCann

Monday, March 14, 2022

One of the most highly cited regional economists globally, Professor Philip McCann, has been appointed Chair of Urban and Regional Economics at Alliance Manchester Business School.

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Productivity, School
The construction of the upgrade of Knutsford junction on the M6 motorway

Monday, November 29, 2021

Business leaders in the North West are championing plans from productivity experts to accelerate the levelling up agenda in the region.

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Productivity
A large windfarm with a huge cloud forming above them

Thursday, November 11, 2021

To coincide with the ongoing COP-26 conference, we are showcasing the video sessions involving all AMBS academics at the Manchester Festival of Climate Action, organised by The University of Manchester. In this third film Bart van Ark, Professor of Productivity Studies, and Dr Elvira Uyarra, Professor of Innovation Studies, discussed whether greening the economy can drive productivity.

The regional productivity forum logo

Friday, April 30, 2021

The Productivity Institute's Regional Forums will work to better understand and address the region's issues of productivity and improve the UK’s overall performance.

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Productivity
Medical professional putting on protective face mask

Monday, March 8, 2021

This working paper from The Productivity Institute identifies the measurement methods applied to public services that explain the measured decline, and also explore the likely impact of changes in hospital practices during the pandemic, including increased use of technology, on healthcare productivity.

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Productivity
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