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Jane Atterton


  • West Mains Road, Kings Buildings

    EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

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Research interests

My research interests are: rural policies and policy-making, rural economies and businesses and rural community change


I contribute to teaching on the undergraduate Rural Development module and 

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rural community Social Sciences
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economics Earth & Environmental Sciences
private sector Earth & Environmental Sciences
referendum Social Sciences
Business associations Business & Economics
EU Social Sciences

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Projects 2016 2020

Research Output 2010 2018

After Brexit: 10 key questions for rural policy in Scotland

Atterton, J., Copus, A., Glass, J., Liddon, A., De Lima, P., McCracken, D., Moxey, A., Philip, L., Shortall, S. & Shucksmith, M., Jan 2018, Newcastle.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
rural community

Invigorating the new rural economy. Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Atterton, J., Shucksmith, M. (ed.) & Brown, DL. (ed.), 2016, Routledge International Handbook of Rural Studies. Shucksmith, M. & Brown, DL. (eds.). London, UK: Routledge, p. 165 - 180 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

46 Citations (Scopus)
19 Downloads (Pure)

Exploring the contribution of rural enterprises to local resilience

Steiner, A. & Atterton, J., 2015, In : Journal of Rural Studies. 40, p. 30 - 45 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
private sector
public spending
social change
environmental change

Rural governance in the new EU Member States: the experience of the Polish LEADER+ Pilot Programme (2004-2008)

Furmankiewicz, M., Kniec, W., Atterton, J., Bucek, J. (ed.) & Ryder, A. (ed.), 2015, Governance in Transition. Bucek, J. & Ryder, A. (eds.). Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer Geography, p. 133 - 153 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

5 Citations (Scopus)

Sustaining business networks: understanding the benefit bundles sought by members of local business associations

Newbery, R., Gorton, M., Phillipson, J. & Atterton, J., 8 Oct 2015, In : Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy. 34, 7, p. 1267 - 1283 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Business networks
Business associations
Interfirm cooperation
Economic growth and development
Rational choice