Arts, Culture and the Economy
Creativity and the future of skills
Creativity and the future of skills

At a time when all jobs, whether in a coffee shop or a bank, can seemingly be described as creative, you’d be forgiven for thinking the word had lost all meaning in the labour market.

However, this first piece of research from the Creative Industries Policy and Evidence Centre (PEC), written in partnership with Nesta, shows that ‘creativity’ can still tell us important things about those jobs that ask for it.

Creativity and the future of skills

The Value of Arts and Culture to People and Society
The Value of Arts and Culture to People and Society

The Arts Council’s review of the value of art and culture to people and society, commissioned to complement their 2013 strategy of “Great Art and Culture for Everyone”, aims to build on previous studies to refresh the current thinking on the value of the arts. Broadly a report into the integrity and relevance of past evidence samples, the review seeks to establish a concrete analysis of how art and culture support and inform the wider society.

The Value of Arts and Culture to People and Society