Funded Research Projects 2006

Centre for business relationships, accountability, sustainability and society (BRASS)
Professor Terry Marsden (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor: Economic and Social Research Council

Consultancy services to provide an overview of potential regulatory implications of developments in nanomaterials
Frances Hines (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor: Department of Trade & Industry

Cure-corporate culture and regional embeddedness
Professor Phil Cooke
Sponsor: Commission of European Communities

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

Economic and market research, Pembrokeshire
Professor Gillian Bristow (with Cardiff Business School)
Sponsor: Pembrokeshire Business Initiative

ETUDE - Enlarging the theoretical understanding of rural development
Professor Terry Marsden
Sponsor: Commission of European Communities

Evaluation of the biosecurity intensive treatment area
Dr Alex Franklin (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor: Adas UK Ltd

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

Home grown school feeding to support local farmers in Africa
Professor Kevin Morgan, Dr Tanya Bastia
Sponsor: United Nations World Food Programme

Housing education and training in Wales: Developing the framework
Dr Bob Smith
Sponsor: Welsh Assembly Government

Integration of animal welfare in the food quality chain: From public concern to improved welfare and transparent quality (welfare quality)
Dr Mara Miele, Dr Emma Roe
Sponsor: Commission of European Communities

Internationalisation of the curriculum and support for international students
Dr Andrea Frank
Sponsor: The Higher Education Academy

Joint evaluation of Environmental Wales and Sustainable Development fund programmes
Professor Terry Marsden, Frances Hines (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor:
National Assembly for Wales

Knowledge transfer initiatives project
Professor Terry Marsden (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor: Economic and Social Research Council

Motivating, engaging, leading and supporting skills and knowledge for sustainable communities - applying models of sustainable localised economies
Professor Terry Marsden (with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Law School)
Sponsor: Economic and Social Research Council

Negotiating post-Mao natures: A recent history of NGO involvement in improving farm animal husbandry in China
Dr Emma Roe
Sponsor: British Academy

Religious slaughter: Improving knowledge and expertise through dialogue and debate on issues of welfare, legislation and socio-economic aspects (DIALREL)
Dr Mara Miele
Sponsor: Commission of European Communities

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

Road user economic appraisal
Professor Gillian Bristow, Dr Francesa Sartorio, Dr Shin Lee, Professor Kevin Morgan (with Cardiff Business School)
Sponsor: Cardiff County Council

School meals for social development: Creating a virtuous cycle
Professor Kevin Morgan, Dr Tanya Bastia
Sponsor: British Academy

Sustainable commuter water transport in Cardiff Bay
Chris Yewlett
Sponsor: Beaufort Research Ltd

The Wales Rural Observatory
Professor Paul Milbourne, Dr Sean White, Professor Terry Marsden
Sponsor: National Assembly for Wales

Wind farm development in Wales: Assessing the community benefits
Dr Richard Cowell, Professor Gillian Bristow (with Cardiff Business School)
Sponsor: Welsh Assembly Government