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    The economics of accreditation

    Frenz, Marion and Lambert, Ray (2013) The economics of accreditation. Project Report. The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills.

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    Abstract

    This paper is a report on a research project on the economics of accreditation in the UK. The main motivation and objective for the study is to have available a detailed analysis of how the accreditation system impinges on important aspects of economic life, such as innovation and business and economic performance. It aims to improve the general understanding of the benefits of using accredited conformity assessment and to help businesses make informed decisions when procuring conformity assessment and related services. It is also intended to be helpful to government by supporting evidence-based policy making in relation to accreditation and conformity assessment

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    Item Type: Monograph (Project Report)
    School: Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Business, Economics & Informatics > Management
    Research Centre: Innovation Management Research, Birkbeck Centre for
    Depositing User: Sarah Hall
    Date Deposited: 11 Sep 2014 12:33
    Last Modified: 06 Dec 2016 10:08
    URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/10499

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