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Economics for evaluation - short course 29 November

29 Nov 2017 - Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University are running a short course on Economics for evaluation on 29th November (9.30am to 4pm), which is IED accredited, meaning any IED members attending this course can claim CPD points from attending.


There are growing demands for public and third sector organisations to demonstrate the economic impacts associated with their activity. This course is aimed at non-specialists who need a functional understanding of key economic concepts and data in order to confidentially deal with the practicalities involved in economic impact evaluation.

Who is the course for?

Local Government officers, private and third sector workers who are asked to undertake economic assessments, evaluations and bid for funding.

What will I get out the course?

You will improve your understanding of the following:

Fundamental requirements of economic impact evaluation
Role that evaluation can play in policy or programme development
Range of techniques and data sources appropriate to economic impact evaluation
Practicalities involved in undertaking or managing an economic impact evaluation

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2017 IED Annual Conference

23 Nov 2017 - ILEC Conference Centre, London

Get the latest insight from policy makers, economic development experts and thought leaders as we bring together economic development, regeneration and business leaders from across the UK.

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Planning for Housing Conference 4 October 2017

04 Oct 2017 - ILEC Conference Centre London

We are pleased to support the Planning for Housing Conference which will take place on 4 October 2017 at the ILEC Conference Centre.

IED members can get a 15% discount for this conference, please use the code IED0162. You will need your membership number to be able to receive this discount.

To find out more about this event How The Public And Private Sectors Can Work In Partnership To Plan For And Deliver More Homes and to secure your early bird discount, please click here.

2017 IED North Conference

10 May 2017 - The Lowry Hotel, Manchester

2017 IED Members Meeting: Round Table Debate on Industrial Strategy Green Paper Consultation

08 May 2017 - Get Set for Growth Offices, Birmingham

IED Annual Conference 2016

23 Nov 2016 - QEII Centre London

2016 IED Annual Conference

IED Workshop: Impact of Brexit on Local Economic Development

03 Nov 2016 - Bristol