Independent, objective evidence
DC Research provide clients with independent, objective and rigorously researched evidence alongside the resulting advice and recommendations upon which to base resourcing decisions, develop policy and strategy, and take action. This includes the following:
- Assessment of Funding Bids
- Issue Specific Research
- Organisational Reviews
- Project Appraisals
- Policy Development
- Performance Management Support
- Supporting Funding Applications
Example Projects Include
Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) - Supporting the Mendoza Review of Museums - Further Data Analysis
Arts Council England (ACE) - Research on the changing funding and operating models of Accredited Museums in England
Association of Independent Museums (AIM) - Taking Charge: Evaluating the Evidence of The Impact of Charging or Not for Admissions on Museums
Dumfries & Galloway Council - Consultancy Services to Review the Business Support Needs of the Creative Industries in Dumfries & Galloway
Highlands and Islands Enterprise (and partners) - The Economic and Social Value of Gaelic as an Asset
Welsh Government - Mapping the Creative Industries in Wales
Museums Galleries Scotland - Review of Museums Galleries Scotland Grant Programmes
DC Research provides a full range of economic development and regeneration research, consultancy and advice services
The DC Research team have substantial experience of delivering a wide range of diverse evaluation studies.
Drawing on our long-standing track record, this service area offers a range of approaches to support clients.
We offer industry standard Economic Impact Assessment (EIA) services, as well as specialist Impact assessment expertise.
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