Spotlight

Levelling Up

Covid-19 has exposed the cracks on which modern society and the economy has been built. It has brought into even sharper focus the need to promote inclusive and sustainable development through leveling up. Here is a collection of The Good Economy's work offering insights into what should happen next...

News
Public “anchor” institutions urged to play key role in building back better NEWS 14/12/2020 Public “anchor” institutions urged to play key role in building back better

Research published on the potential of "anchor institutions" in the city of Bath to rebuild local economies ravaged by the pandemic and Brexit

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TGE starts work on project to mobilise institutional capital for place-based impact News 10/12/20 TGE starts work on project to mobilise institutional capital for place-based impact
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TGE director Mark Hepworth scoops "best blog" award for exploring the next economic wave News 19/11/20 TGE director Mark Hepworth scoops "best blog" award for exploring the next economic wave

TGE's Mark Hepworth wins "best blog" for a piece on Kondratieff's economic waves – and what they could tell us about the shape of a Covid recovery

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TGE signs up to World Benchmarking Alliance NEWS TGE signs up to World Benchmarking Alliance

The Good Economy has joined forces with World Benchmarking Alliance (WBA) to help create a movement to boost the private sector’s impact towards achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals

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Pensions with intention GUEST COMMENT 23/07/20 Pensions with intention

The UK has a collective pension pot worth over £3 trillion – and yet the vast majority of us have no idea how this money is invested on our behalf. Tony Burdon, CEO of Make My Money Matter, shares why he thinks Covid-19 will encourage us to ask what our pensions are doing

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Build Back Better: in the Winter of the 5th Kondratieff wave Analysis 02/06/20 Build Back Better: in the Winter of the 5th Kondratieff wave

There's much talk of building back better after the economic shock of Covid-19. In this award-winning article, co-founder Mark Hepworth dusts off papers he wrote 30 years ago to get a glimpse of a better future

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ESG in social housing could put good homes at heart of Covid recovery opinion 06/05/20 ESG in social housing could put good homes at heart of Covid recovery

Sarah Forster on why ESG reporting in social housing could open up the sources of capital required to rebuild in the new normal

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Covid-19: something good from something bad? Opinion 31/03/20 Covid-19: something good from something bad?

Co-founder Mark Hepworth shares his thoughts on how the unfolding crisis could inform conversations about what comes next

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UK public want their investments to do social and environmental good TGE research 01/09/19 UK public want their investments to do social and environmental good

TGE helps lead Government research showing the public would like their investments to do good for people and planet

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Client Reports
Situation Report 14/12/2020 Bath beyond 2020: creating a resilient economy together

Joint research report with the Univeristy of Bath's Institute of Policy Research exploring the role of anchor institutions in steering the rebuild of local economies in the wake of the pandemic and Brexit

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Project summary Mobilising institutional investment for place-based impact: a collaborative market building initiative

A project summary for the Place-Based Impact Investing initiative led by The Good Economy, the Impact Investing Institute and Pensions for Purpose (October 2020)

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