Project: Real Productivity Differentials

Reference: R176

Last update: 25/11/2013 14:49:58

Objectives

To improve how we estimatethe wider economic benefits of transport investment.

Description

The project will derive an index of productivity per worker in a particular region and a particular industry and the results will be applied to the calculations for computing the economic welfare benefits arising from an improved labour supply resulting from transport investment.

Contractor(s)

Institute for Transport Studies
University of Leeds, 38 University Road, Leeds, LS2 9JT
Tel: +44 (0)113 233 5325 / 5326

Contract details

Cost to the Department: £57,020.00

Expected start date: 13 February 2007

Expected completion date: 20 November 2007