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Beyond the Banks: Innovative Ways to Finance Britain's Small Businesses

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Financing Industrial Biotechnology in the UK

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Hot Topics: Mind Over Matter

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Free to Grow? Assessing the Barriers Faced by Actual and Potential High Growth Firms

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Using Evidence to Improve Social Policy and Practice

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Prototyping in Public Services

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Barriers to Growth

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More Than Money Literature Review

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Beyond the Banks: The Case for a British Industry and Enterprise Bond

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A Look at Business Growth and Contraction in Europe

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An Analysis of Applications for the Digital R&D Fund for Arts and Culture

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The Impact and Effectiveness of Fiscal Incentives for R&D

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Neighbourhood Challenge: Learning from Innovative Communities

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The Impact of Regulation on Innovation

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The Impact and Effectiveness of Support Measures for Exploiting Intellectual Property

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The Effects of Innovation Network Policies

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The Effects of Cluster Policy on Innovation

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The Legacy of BBC Micro

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Why we need to create a NICE for social policy

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The Impact and Effectiveness of Policies to Support Collaboration for R&D and Innovation

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Financial Planners as Catalysts for Social Investment

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Getting Ready for Radical Efficiency

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Innovation and Human Resources: Migration and Employment Protection

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The Venture Crowd

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Our Work Here is Done: Visions of a Robot Economy

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i-teams: The Teams and Funds Making Innovation Happen in Governments Around the World

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Mothers of Innovation

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When Small is Beautiful: Lessons From Highly Innovative Smaller countries

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Standards of Evidence for Impact Investing

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Investment Efficiency Among a Cross-Section of UK Firms Implications for the Debate on Financing Constraints

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Growth Processes of High-Growth Firms in the UK

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Innovations in Prevention

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Innovations in Policy

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Making it Work

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Fast-Growing Firms, Product Strategies and Skills Development

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Decoding Learning

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Rooted: A Guide to Growing Your Own Social Venture

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Rise of the Datavores: How UK Businesses Can Benefit From Their Data

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Long-Run Growth and Survival of UK High Tech Firms

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Crowding In

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The Impact of Direct Support to R&D and Innovation in Firms

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Access to Finance: Impacts of Publicly Supported Venture Capital and Loan Guarantees

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The Impact and Effectiveness of Entrepreneurship Policy

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Counting What Counts: What Big Data Can Do For The Cultural Sector

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Five Hours a Day

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Making Evidence Useful: The Case for New Institutions

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Better Made Up The Mutual Influence of Science Fiction and Innovation

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Imagining technology

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Exploring the Incidence and Spatial Distribution of High Growth Firms in the UK

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High Growth Firms and Productivity - Evidence from the United Kingdom

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UK Demand for Hyperlocal Media

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Foreign Direct Investment and UK Suppliers

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Grumbles, Gripes and Grievances

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A Manifesto for the Creative Economy

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Systemic Innovation: A Discussion Series

A report on a group of thinkers and practitioners discuss how to bring about systemic innovation.

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Quantitative Analysis of Technology Futures Part 2

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Quantitative Analysis of Technology Futures Part 1

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State of Innovation: Welsh Public Services and the Challenge of Change

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Local Advertising Markets and Hyperlocal Media

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Working the Crowd

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Consolidating Learning From Development

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Systems innovation

Report on systems and the skills and strategies you will need to set about changing them

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Funding Sources

A report on the different types of funding available to you

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Setting Up a Venture

A report on different types of ventures you can set up to support your idea

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Asking the Right Questions

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Prototyping Protocol

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Consolidating Learning from Development

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Divergence and Convergence Diamond

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Idea Generation Events

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Six Thinking Hats

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Creative Credits: A Randomized Controlled Industrial Policy Experiment

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Unchaining Investment: Barriers to US venture investment in UK digital businesses

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Destination Local: Our lessons to date

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The Challenge Of Shifting Peak Electricity Demand

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A Steak in the Economy

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Performance Management and Reporting

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Alive in the Swamp: Assessing Digital Innovations in Education

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By Us, For Us: The power of co-design and co-delivery

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Networks That Work: Partnerships for integrated care and services

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People Helping People: Peer support that changes lives

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Redefining Consultations: changing the relationships at the heart of health

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People Powered Commissioning: Embedding innovation in practice

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Nesta Standards of Evidence

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Review of policy measures to stimulate private demand for innovation. Concepts and effects

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Innovation and UK high-growth firms

A working paper on innovation and high-growth firms

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Impacts of Innovation Policy: Synthesis and Conclusion

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Innovation policy mix and instrument interaction: a review

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The impact of innovation inducement prizes

Part of the Compendium of Evidence on the Effectiveness of Innovation Policy Intervention

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Impact of technology foresight

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The impact of standardization and standards on innovation

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Review of pre-commercial procurement approaches and effects on innovation

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Review of measures in support of public procurement of innovation

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The Open Innovation Programme: Blog series

Tips from large charities taking on an innovation process.

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A Gift for Innovation

A report summarising lessons learnt from the Innovation in Giving Fund from Nesta

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Digital R&D Scotland Final Findings Report

A report outlining the Digital R&D Fund for the Arts in Scotland

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Who Cares?

An explanation of the efficiency of informal care for older people

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Creative Councils: 10 lessons for local authority innovators

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Prototyping framework

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The Giving Challenge Prizes

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The Rise of Future Finance

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Central Banking For All: A modest case for radical reform

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Design in Public and Social Innovation

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Increasing ‘The Vital 6 Percent’: Designing effective public policy to support high growth firms

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Nesta Strategy for 2014-2017

A paper setting out Nestas strategy for the next three years

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Which doctors take up promising ideas? New insights from open data

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Evaluation of Project Oracle

A report on the findings of Project Oracle

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Challenge Prizes: A practice guide

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From Good Intentions to Real Impact: Rethinking the role of evidence in education businesses

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Mentoring in the creative sector: Industry Insights

A report on how businesses in the creative sector view mentoring

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UK investment in intangible assets

A report on the level of UK market sector investment in knowledge assets

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Innovation Population

A report on research looking on the UKs views on innovation

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Refilling the Innovators Prescription: The new wave of medtech

A report on a new wave of medical technologies

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Inside the Datavores: Technical Report

A report on the link between data activity and business performance

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What drives the dynamics of business growth?

Working paper on what drives the dynamics of business growth

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Make It Local Scotland

An insight into the digital services created through the Make It Local Programme

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Good Incubation

A Nesta report on the rise of social venture incubation

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Hyperlocal Media Start-Up Guide

A useful start-up guide for hyperlocal media start-ups and publishers.

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Guidance for Business on Artist’s Resale Right

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Coventry Universitys Tips For Funding To Support The Growth Of Business

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Charles Shun

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Steve Pryor

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New Employment Allowance Scheme

Employment Allowance scheme for businesses

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Paul Lee

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Laurie Bernard

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Shahida Parkar

Business Mentor

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My Knowledge - Cyber Security Guide

What you need to know about cyber security

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My Knowledge - Social Media: Are you all of a Twitter?

What should you consider when using social media?

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My Knowledge - Top Tips for Building an Effective Website

MIV have rustled up some Top Tips for Building an Effective Website.

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Alex Shoobert

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Liza Armstrong

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Mick Dobson

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Mike Williams

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Jeremy Green

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Greg Thomas

My Incubator - Innovation Manager

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My Knowledge - The Power of Internet Marketing

Find out more about the power of internet marketing by Robert Hughes, MD of Evevo.

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Jim Edwards

Business Mentor

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My Knowledge - A Guide to Finance for your Business

Finance is key to any business start-up. Take a look at the MIV Guide to Finance for your Business.

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My Knowledge - A Guide to Successful Business Planning

Check out the MIV Guide to Successful Business Planning.

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Geraldine Puttock

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