Development Economics

  • Medicines Manufacturing Innovation Centre (MMIC)

    Preserving the UK’s industry leading role in the medicines manufacturing sector.

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  • New Routes to Good Growth, Medway

    Building a multi-faceted case for funding.

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  • Falkirk Grangemouth Investment Zone

    We coordinated and developed the business case for the Falkirk Grangemouth Investment Zone Growth Deal submission.

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Practical, innovative solutions to complex problems

Our development economics capability is regularly called on by our private and public sector clients. With established national and international development economics experience spanning funding submissions, business cases, option appraisals, development strategies, sector profiles, economic impact analyses, programme evaluations and other services, we prepare compelling economic and development arguments to help our clients realise their development and strategic ambitions.

Planning and development is complex. The right information, keen interest, analysis, curiosity, and being open to challenge help clarify it.

Nick Skelton Director, Planning & Economics
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Nick Skelton, Director, Planning & Economics

Planning and development is complex. The right information, keen interest, analysis, curiosity, and being open to challenge help clarify it.
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Richard Pestell, Director, Planning

We help to deliver successful development by understanding the rationale for policies and the evidence base.

Nick Skelton

Director, Planning & Economics

Richard Pestell

Director, Planning

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Planning Services With a reputation for providing commercially astute advice and technical solutions, we create value for our clients.
Development Management Our development management services range from the planning application and appeals processes, expert witness work, public and stakeholder engagement to provide a comprehensive offer to our clients.
Plan Making and Evidence We have a wide range of experience in-house to deliver policy and evidence based projects along with an in depth understanding of the detailed numbers and data behind the strategic outcomes.
Land Promotion We have a thorough appreciation of planning and development delivery issues from the viewpoints of both the public and private sectors.

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