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New analysis by Frontier explores the contribution of publishing industry to the UK economy. The report, commissioned by the Publishers Association and released today, finds that the publishing sector contributes £3.2 billion of gross value added (GVA) directly to the economy, and employs 29,000 people.
A report for the UK Publishers Association
Technology Ireland today published a report by Frontier Economics assessing Brexit’s potential impact on Ireland’s digital sector. Technology Ireland is the largest business organisation representing Ireland’s technology sector.
New research by Frontier Economics, published by the UK’s Low Pay Commission, finds no evidence that an increase in the hourly minimum wage for apprentices has reduced overall apprenticeship numbers, though possible negative impacts are found in selected sectors.
Frontier Economics was commissioned by the Low Pay Commission (LPC) to study the impact of the 2015 increase in the Apprentice Rate (AR) on the number and characteristics of apprenticeships in the United Kingdom.
Water UK has today published a Frontier report assessing productivity improvements in the English water sector in the period since the industry’s privatisation almost 30 years ago.
The European Commission has today published the final “Regulatory Technical Standards” (RTS) for the EU Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2).
Regulatory headwinds facing the uk motor finance sector
Business rates, a tax on business property, are a major part of the UK’s tax system and are a particularly big deal for property-intensive retailers.
The UK’s Court of Appeal today upheld an appeal by mobile network operators against communications regulator Ofcom’s decision to increase annual licence fees for mobile spectrum.
Matthew Bell, Director in Frontier’s Public Policy Practice, today spoke at the Energy Technology Institute’s (ETI) “10 years of innovation” celebration in London.
Frontier Economics hosted a workshop on how to design and implement customer research that can improve the quality of business plans in regulated sectors.
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) in the UK has today formally cleared the anticipated acquisition of Hungryhouse Holdings Limited (Hungryhouse) by Just Eat plc (Just Eat).
Barely known this side of the Atlantic a decade ago, Black Friday has shaken up the UK pre-Christmas retail scene, adding a new operational peak and leaving many retailers struggling to keep their pricing, branding and supply chain operations intact. With this customer event now embedded in the calendar, what’s the best strategy for different retailers?
RETAIL STRATEGIES FOR MAKING THE BEST OF BLACK FRIDAY
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) in the UK has today [LINK] provisionally given unconditional clearance to the anticipated acquisition of Booker Group plc (Booker) by Tesco plc (Tesco).
The Swiss Federal Office of Energy (SFOE) has today published a Frontier study, which analyses the suitability of the Swiss market designs to guarantee a continuous secure energy supply in the medium and long-term.
A new Frontier study, published today, finds that the Government’s ambition for England to achieve a ‘smoke-free generation’ – defined as an adult smoking prevalence rate of 5% or below – is on track to be achieved in 2040.
A report prepared for Philip Morris Limited
The Colombian Minister for Planning, Luis Fernando Mejía, announced today that there is a clear need to reform Colombia’s energy market to respond to new market challenges, reduce the costs of regulation and improve regulatory impact.