Category Archives: Economy

Stepping stones to success

agendaNi explores the growing success of Stepping Stones NI which has underwent an expansion from a pilot project to now operating six highly successful social enterprises helping those with learning disabilities and...

A Social Value Act?

  East Antrim MLA, and chair for the Assembly All-Party Group on Social Enterprise, Stewart Dickson discusses the implications of a fresh election on the Social Value Act for which he pioneered....

Chris Giles, Financial Times; John Campbell, BBC Northern Ireland, John Kelpie, Derry City & Strabane District Council; deputy First Minister, Martin McGuinness, MLA; Hilary McClintock, Mayor of Derry City & Strabane District Council and Neil Gibson, Ulster University.

Northern Ireland Economic Conference

The 21st annual Northern Ireland Economic conference took place at the City Hotel, Derry which provided an excellent opportunity to highlight the importance of balanced regional economic development across Northern Ireland. The...

NI Economic Conference launch

Northern Ireland’s major economic conference to take place in Derry in 2016 The Annual Northern Ireland Economic Conference, which is Northern Ireland’s major annual economic analysis event is set to take place...

The referendum fallout

Ulster University Economic Policy Centre’s Neil Gibson analyses the possible scenarios and alternate futures for the Northern Ireland economy in an era of uncertainty. Forecasting is challenging at the best of times,...