Funded Research Projects 2005

A literature review of interdisiplinary teaching and learning
Angelique Chettiparambil Rajan
Sponsor: The Higher Education Academy

Access to finance in the biotech sector (AFIBIO)
Professor Phil Cooke
Sponsor: Commission of European Communities

Advice to Northern Ireland Department of Environment: Transposition of end of life vehicles directive
Mr Andrew Williams (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor: Department of the Environment

An investigation into the role of quangos in public life in Wales
Professor Kevin Morgan
Sponsor: BBC Cymru Wales, Education and Learning Wales

Biosecurity and the regulation of animal health: The case of bovine Tuberculosis
Dr Gareth Enticott, Dr Alex Franklin (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor: Economic and Social Research Council

Chair in Housing and Planning
Professor Alan Hooper
Sponsor: Cala Homes (Midlands) Ltd

Critical evaluation of environmental business support in Wales
Frances Hines (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor: Welsh Assembly Government

Cross boundary housing market analysis
Dr Bob Smith, Professor Alan Hooper
Sponsor: South East Wales Regional Housing Forum

Dynamics of Institutions and Markets in Europe (DIME)
Professor Phil Cooke
Sponsor: Commission of European Communities

Environmental compliance assistance for SME's: Analysis of specific initiatives at national and local level and identification of best practices
Frances Hines, Dr Andrew Flynn (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor: Institute for European Environmental Policy

HE in FE project - Enhance the engagement between the Centre for Education in the Built Environment subject centre and the HE in FE community
Professor Chris Webster (with Welsh School of Architecture)
Sponsor: The Higher Education Academy

Higher Education Academy Centre for Education in the Built Environment
Professor Chris Webster (with Welsh School of Architecture)
Sponsor: The Higher Education Academy

How public management matters; strategy, networking and local service performance
Professor Richard Walker (with Cardiff Business School)
Sponsor: Economic and Social Research Council

Journal publications conference, paper publications short courses, research proposal preparation
Professor Chris Webster
Sponsor: Economic and Social Research Council

Long-term meta-evaluation of the Local Government modernisation agenda
Dr Richard Cowell (with Cardiff Business School)
Sponsor: Office of the Deputy Prime Minister

Regional trajectories to the knowledge economy: A dynamic model (EURODITE)
Professor Phil Cooke
Sponsor:
Commission of European Communities

Research and evaluation strategy
Professor Terry Marsden, Dr Gareth Enticott
Sponsor: The National Assembly for Wales

Shopping trolley project
Dr Andrew Flynn (with Cardiff Business School)
Sponsor: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Social enterprises and waste and resource management: Evaluating impacts, capacities and opportunities
Frances Hines (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Supplementary grant for activity to support the CETL initiatives in England and Northern Ireland
Professor Chris Webster (with Welsh School of Architecture)
Sponsor: The Higher Education Academy

Sustainable consumption and production - forecasts and scenarios for a more sustainable society
Frances Hines (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor: Economic and Social Research Council

The impact of further education on the Welsh economy
Professor Kevin Morgan (with Cardiff Business School)
Sponsor: Welsh Development Agency

The use of e-portfolios to supporting learning during periods of work placement in built environment education
Professor Chris Webster (with Welsh School of Architecture)
Sponsor: The Higher Education Academy

The Wales Rural Observatory
Dr Paul Milbourne, Professor Terry Marsden, Dr Sean White (with University of Wales Aberystwyth)
Sponsor: The National Assembly for Wales

Towards a sustainable land management planning network
Dr Richard Cowell
Sponsor: The National Trust

Urban China research international network
Professor Fulong Wu
Sponsor: The Leverhulme Trust

Urban poverty and property right changes in China
Professor Fulong Wu, Professor Chris Webster
Sponsor: Economic and Social Research Council

Villes innovatrices et competitives pour le developpement durable - intelligent cities
Professor Jeremy Alden
Sponsor: Commission of European Communities