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James Ransom

James Ransom

Independent researcher & PhD candidate

I am an independent researcher looking at how universities can help solve challenges facing society. I am based in the UK, but have extensive international experience, including recent research in Europe and sub-Saharan Africa.

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This report analyses the role of smaller and specialist universities in their local, national and international economies. I researched and wrote the five case studies, covering 11 UK higher education institutions.