Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise
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Richard worked for over 10 years in the motor industry before entering higher education. In 2000 he graduated from Staffordshire University with a first degree in Economics, and in 2007 completed a PhD in housing at Nottingham Trent University.
Richard joined Lancashire Business School in 2004 and is a member of the Institute of Transport & Tourism. He lectures at both undergraduate and post-graduate levels and undertakes research into the economic impact of transport and tourism interventions for a wide variety of external bodies including several international projects.
Weston, R. and Davies, N. (2007) ‘The Future of Transport and Tourism: A Delphi Approach’, Tourism and Hospitality Planning & Development, Vol. 4, No. 2, 121-133
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Completed Research Projects
Currently teaching the economics of sport and leisure and transport and tourism at undergraduate level, and quantitative research methods at undergraduate and post-graduate levels