Funded Research Projects 2002

A Review of Emmissions Trading in the UK
Dr Andrew Flynn (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor: Fujitsu Research Institute

Additionality and the Structural Funds in Wales (2000-06)
Professor Gillian Bristow
Sponsor: Plaid Cymru

An Evaluation of Retail Planning Policy in the UK
Professor Cliff Guy
Sponsor: Economic and Social Research Council

Business Connect Website Research
Robert Wilson, G Hughes
Sponsor: Welsh Development Agency

Categorising Protected Areas: A Global Review of Progress
Dr Kevin Bishop
Sponsor: Conservation International, BP Oil International Ltd, Shell International Ltd.

Centre for Business Relationships, Accountability, Sustainability and Society (BRASS)
Professor Terry Marsden, Dr Andrew Flynn, Frances Hines (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor: Economic and Social Research Council

Centre for the Study of the Economic and Social Aspects of Genomics (CESAGEN)
Professor Philip Cooke (with Cardiff School of Social Sciences, Cardiff School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies, Cardiff School of English, Communication, and Philosophy, Lancaster University and University of Wales College of Medicine)
Sponsor: Economic and Social Research Council

Collective Learning in Knowledge Economies: Milieu or Market?
Professor Philip Cooke, Dr Nick Clifton
Sponsor: Economic and Social Research Council

Countryside Recreation Network
Dr Kevin Bishop
Sponsor: Scottish Natural Heritage

Defining and Reviewing the Sources of Improvement for Housing Associations
Dr Richard Walker
Sponsor: Housing Corporation

Design Studio Teaching and Learning: A Comparative Study of Organisational Structures And Monitoring Instruments
Professor Chris Webster (with Welsh School of Architecture)
Sponsor: Learning and Teaching Support Network

Developing Services for Homeless People in Newport
Dr Pauline Card, Dr Bob Smith
Sponsor: Opinion Research Services Ltd.

Evaluating the Impact of Housing Design Awards and Other Design Competitions
Mike Biddulph, Professor John Punter, Professor Alan Hooper
Sponsor: Office of the Deputy Prime Minister/ Department for Transport/Local Government/the Regions

Fellowship
Dr Alex Franklin
Sponsor: Economic and Social Research Council

Forestry and Rural Governance in Wales
Professor Paul Milbourne, Professor Terry Marsden
Sponsor: Forestry Commission

Going Local? Regional Innovation Strategies and the New Agri-Food Paradigm
Professor Kevin Morgan, Professor Terry Marsden, Professor Jon Murdoch
Sponsor: Economic and Social Research Council

Improving Student Learning Through Departmental Student Feedback Self-Studies
Professor Chris Webster (with Welsh School of Architecture)
Sponsor: Learning and Teaching Support Network

Leisure Transport Research Programme
Dr Kevin Bishop
Sponsor: Countryside Council for Wales

Linking Bioincubators to Enhance Start-Up Creation and Development Towards a Best Practice Incubation Model for Europe (BIO-LINK)
Professor Philip Cooke
Sponsor: Commission of European Communities

New Technologies and the Waste Heirarchy
Dr Andrew Flynn (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor: Cardiff County Council

NHS Revenue Resource Allocation (Wales). Review of Rural and Urban Factors Affecting the Costs of Health Services and Other Implementation Issues
Dr Martyn Senior (with University of Bristol)
Sponsor: The National Assembly for Wales

Pilot Study of Regeneration Initiatives in Blaenau Gwent
Dr Philip Boland, Dr Huw Thomas
Sponsor: Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council

Planning for a Sustainable Urban Environment
Professor Alison Brown, Dr Andrea Frank, Chris Yewlett (with Welsh School of Architecture)
Sponsor: British Council

Public Procurement in Local Agri-Food Chains: Learning the Lessons from Europe
Professor Kevin Morgan
Sponsor: Welsh Development Agency

Reducing Wales' Ecological Footprint
Dr Andrew Flynn, Dr Kevin Bishop, Dr Richard Cowell (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor: WWF UK

Research of SME Business Support
Robert Wilson
Sponsor: Welsh Development Agency

Research into Social Forestry
Professor Terry Marsden, Professor Paul Milbourne
Sponsor: The Forestry Commission of Wales

Rural Economy and Society Study Group
Professor Paul Milbourne
Sponsor: Economic and Social Research Council

Sharing a Common Language
Dr Kevin Bishop
Sponsor: Conservation International

SME Innovation Support Programme
Professor Philip Cooke
Sponsor: Welsh Assembly Government (European Regional Development Fund)

Spatial Scenarios Wales
Professor Jeremy Alden, Professor Alan Hooper, Dr Neil Harris, Dr Sean White, Dr Huw Thomas
Sponser: Ecotec Research and Consultancy Ltd.

Speaking a Common Language: A Global Review of Progress in Categorising Protected Areas
Dr Kevin Bishop
Sponsor: International Council on Mining and Metals/ WWF UK

Stakeholder Benchmarking Study
Dr Andrew Flynn (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor: Toyota Motor Engineering and Manufacturing Europe n.v./s.a.

Sustainable Waste Management
Dr Kevin Bishop, Dr Andrew Flynn
Sponsor: Cardiff County Council

Technological Transformations in Food Consumption and Production Systems
Dr Andrew Flynn, Professor Terry Marsden (with Cardiff Business School, Cardiff Law School and University of Manchester)
Sponsor: Economic and Social Research Council

Waste Trial Evaluation
Dr Andrew Flynn, Frances Hines (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor: Cardiff County Council

Working Towards More Sustainable Waste Management - Analysing Commercial and Industrial Waste Trends in Wales
Frances Hines (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor: Biffaward/ Environment Agency