ESCoE is made up of a consortium of leading institutions led by the National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR) with King’s College London, innovation foundation Nesta, University of Cambridge, Warwick Business School (University of Warwick) and Strathclyde Business School.

The mix of institutions combines renowned academics in leading universities in the fields of economic statistics and measurement, a research institution with a track record of delivering policy relevant and high impact economic research, an innovation charity taking the lead in novel uses of big data for economic analysis, and business schools at the vanguard of developing statistics for the broader user community.