From the desk of the Chief Economist… Jonathan Todd discusses some of the challenges of estimating the economic contribution of the creative and cultural sectors
22 May 2015
21 May 2015
BOP Senior Consultant Sabina Strachan on ‘Thundering Hooves 2.0’, the BOP-FEI report for Edinburgh’s Festivals Forum launched today
19 May 2015
A response from Martin Smith to Iain Bennett on why there is no such thing as a creative industries ‘ecosystem’.
06 May 2015
BOP Director Paul Owens on the need for a new philosophy for the culture and creative sectors
28 April 2015
BOP Associate Director Iain Bennett argues that economic policy for the creative industries must be based on clarity of purpose, consistent measurement and precise terminology
22 April 2015
From the desk of the Chief Economist… Jonathan Todd argues that we need to confront what the data about creative industries really reveals.
21 April 2015
BOP founder and director Paul Owens on what a manifesto that truly embraced culture and creative industries would look like.
15 April 2015
BOP’s Rossella Traverso blogs on the challenges of using social impact investment in the arts
13 April 2015
BOP Consultant Jocelyn Bailey on creative initiatives in the heritage space
10 April 2015
BOP Consultant Douglas Lonie finds the main parties lacking in innovative thinking on cultural policy in last Wednesday night’s Culture Debate