Publication details for Professor Ian StoneAllinson, G., Stone, I., Braidford, P. & Houston, M. (2009). Early stage assessment of the impact of the Enterprise Finance Guarantee (EFG) on recipient firms. Department for Business Innovation & Skills.
Author(s) from Durham
Report on research giving an early stage assessment of the impact of the EFG, associated with recipient businesses being able to access finance that otherwise would have not been available. It found high levels of satisfaction with EFG, which improved over the course of delivery, and positive evidence of the impact on both recipient firms and the wider economy.
This research was carried out by the Policy Research Group of Durham University, located at St Chad’s College