Policy to Practice:


Measurement of sustainable procurement
 This paper examines the various methodologies that have been developed to measure social, economic, and environmental sustainability.  It goes on to assess their usability within public procurement processes. This work was commissioned by emda and defra and led to a further implementation project with large organisations in public, private, and not for profit sectors.  More....

 

Quantifying public procurement in the North East of England
This project was led by me with Durham Business school as a partner. The work combined the empirical data gathered by the North East LM3 project and a reconfigured North East input output economic model to demonstrate impact on regional economy of public sector spending.  More...

 

Intellectual Property Foundation
This is such a simple and good idea and I have wasted more time trying to get government interested in this than anything else I have ever failed to achieve.  So please if you can find anyone with the common sense to get it, then tell me and we might finally make it happen.   More...