Within the overall aim of the research four objectives were identified:
- Comparison of private services development in NI with that in the rest of the UK ;
- Identification of sub-sectors currently underdeveloped in NI;
- Projection of future trends for private services in Northern Ireland for employment, output, GVA and productivity; and
- Assessment of future implications for the NI economy as a whole in terms of job quality and income levels.
The final report can be downloaded below: