Our newsletter for April 2018 focused on the taxpayer-funded Persimmon executive payout, the massive $8.5bn incentives package the state of Maryland has offered Amazon for HQ2 in the US, job cuts in the UK auto industry, and various government announcements of new funding packages for the creative sector, space sector and the commercialisation of university research.
In our 2017 company report, we revealed that Nissan UK had received £800 million in corporate welfare from the UK government. The Nissan case shows a pattern of transnational corporations either getting the deal they […]
Protected: Did you know that the top 13 recipients of corporate welfare in manufacturing captured half of all funds?
Government gives £4.8m to five universities to partner with SMEs on research and innovation in the space industry
The Universities of Leicester, Southampton, Surrey, Edinburgh and Open University have been given £4.8m by the government’s Connecting Capability Fund to fund research and innovation in the space industry. The universities are part of the Space […]