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Paying our way: the success story of the economic contribution of the arts and culture

Richard Russell, our Director for Policy and Research, introduces our newly published report on the economic contribution of arts and culture.

Richard Russell on 13 Jul 2015

HAPPY New Year!

Last year we commissioned a research study, from economists Daniel Fujiwara and George MacKerron, examining how different arts and cultural institutions affect levels of happiness. Richard Russell, our Director of Policy and Research, blogs about the results, which we've just published.

Richard Russell on 12 Jan 2015

Taking Part: What use is data?

Rachel McGuire, a Research Officer at Arts Council England, talks about our recently published regional Taking Part profiles, which look at cultural engagement across England, and the value of data in arts and culture.

Rachel McGuire on 6 Mar 2013