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Welcome to the IQ-Net Website. IQ-Net is a network of regional and national partners across the EU whose aim is to improve the quality of Structural Funds programme management through exchange of experience. IQ-Net is managed by the European Policies Research Centre (EPRC) at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow.

To find out more about the development and activities of the network please visit the What is IQ-Net? page.

IQ-Net News (click here for more news items)

IQ-Net interview in DG Regio's Panorama magazine

To mark the 20th anniversary of the IQ-Net network, network director Professor John Bachtler and network manager Stefan Kah were interviewed for an article ... (more)

EPRC research in the European Parliament

Studies by EPRC researchers have been extensively cited in a briefing to MEPs by the European Parliament. The briefing refers to an IQ-Net report on territo... (more)

Sweden returns to the network

IQ-Net is very pleased to welcome Tillväxtverket as its 18th partner organisation. The Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth is the Managing Auth... (more)

Briefing Paper on Simplification of Cohesion policy

Following the recent IQ-Net conference on simplification of Cohesion policy in November 2015 in Cardiff, the network prepared a (more)

EPRC News (click here for more news items)

Publication of DG Regio study: Ex post evaluation of financial instruments for enterprises

The final report of the ex post evaluation of financial instruments for enterprises (Work Package 3), carried out by EPRC, Metis GmbH and t33 srl for DG Reg... (more)

2014-2020 EU Cohesion Policy: Results-orientation through better Monitoring

A new article by Dr Laura Polverari has been published in issue 1/2016 of the European Structural and Investment Funds Journal. Against the background of th... (more)

IQ-Net interview in DG Regio's Panorama magazine

To mark the 20th anniversary of the IQ-Net network, network director Professor John Bachtler and network manager Stefan Kah were interviewed for an article ... (more)

Adriaan Dierx (DG COMP - EU Commission) presents a collective paper: Does EU Competition policy support inclusive growth?

On 20 April 2016, Adriaan Dierx from DG Competition at the European Commission presented a paper on the effect of competition policy on inclusive growth and... (more)
IQ-Net Research Papers

Download/search from an extensive list of IQ-Net reports comparing the design, delivery and evaluation of Structural Funds
programmes
across the EU
here.

IQ-Net Bulletin

The IQ-Net Bulletin provides topical information on international experiences of implementing EU structural policies.
Click here for
current and
previous issues.

IQ-Net Research Posters

To illustrate interesting partner approaches, IQ-Net prepares research posters in line with the conference theme
A selection of
posters can be
viewed here.

IQ-Net gratefully acknowledges the support of the European Regional Development Fund