News Archive

An archive of old posts regarding DC Research activities and insights into past economic industry events.


Assessing the Economic Value of the Independent Museums Sector

DC Research was appointed to conduct a study to estimate the Economic Value of the Independent Museum Sector for the Association of Independent Museums (AIM). The project involved the study team consulting with a selection of key partners, conducting a survey of the whole AIM Membership, and producing an impacts toolkit that museums can use to demonstrate the impact of Continue Reading...

British Museum Partnership Evaluation

Evaluating the Impact of The British Museum’s Partnership Arrangements The British Museum has appointed DC Research to conduct an evaluation of their partnership working across the UK. The objectives of this evaluation are to: Establish and evidence the impacts from this range of activity to (i) local museums and their communities, and (ii) to The British Museum. Establish the relative Continue Reading...

York Museum Trust Economic Impacts

York Museums Trust  appointed DC Research to undertake an assessment of its economic value. This included capturing the value to the York of economy of the York Castle Museum, the Yorkshire Museum and Gardens, York Art Gallery and York St Mary’s in terms of employment, procurement and visitor impacts, as well as understanding the catalytic and added value impacts of Continue Reading...