Services We help influence
important decisions

Development Economics is a dynamic and innovative consultancy, providing highly robust research, market analysis and advice for private and public sector clients.

We operate across a range of related fields, including: industry and sectors of the economy | labour markets, skills and education | housing | retail development | sport, leisure and cultural industries | energy and transport infrastructure | minerals and natural resources | sustainability and quality of life issues.

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We offer the following services for both public and private sector clients:

Project development

  • Economic impact assessment for development, investment,
    infrastructure and other projects
  • Feasibility studies
  • Demand assessment and market reviews
  • Project appraisal (Green Book)
  • Supporting documents for planning submissions
    and private financing
  • Bids for public funding

Policy and business strategy development

  • Economic, demographic and social research
  • Strategy and policy development
  • Business plans/action plans
  • Partnership development
  • Evidence-based support for marketing plans
    and communications strategies