Press Release: The Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) have issued a press release in line with the publication of PACEC's March 2015 report on the nature and value of student start-ups.
HEFCE commissioned PACEC to carry out exploratory research into the value of student enterprise, including student start-ups and the contribution of students to spin-outs from English higher education institutions.
The press release and full PACEC report are available here.
Careers at PACEC: We are expanding our operations in Great Britain and we are presently seeking a number of new staff, including at senior level, to win and deliver economic assessments and strategies, programme evaluations, economic appraisals and research projects.
Further details are available on our careers page.
PACEC conducts economic development and regeneration strategies, appraisal and feasibility studies, implementation, and the evaluation of policies and initiatives to identify the benefits and any improvements required.
Our teams offer creative solutions to economic and regeneration challenges in order to meet client requirements. Key services cover business development, innovation and technology transfer, inward investment, labour markets and training, neighbourhood renewal, and social inclusion and property issues. Find out more about what we do on our Specialisms and Capabilities pages.
PACEC's Local Economic Performance System (LEPS) provides economic intelligence, analysis of trends, and forecasts which support policy development, providing a powerful tool to enable clients to analyse the strengths and weakness of their local economies and formulate policy.