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Measuring the Social Dimension of Culture


Data Management Plan 1

First edition summarizing the key issues, which are relevant for the MESOC project, the proposed solutions and how to ensure continuous monitoring as well as compliance with the project’s commitment towards Open Access. This deliverable will also fulfill the following ethical audit requirements: 7: Detailed information on the informed consent procedures in regard to data processing must be kept on file and submitted upon request. 8: Templates of the informed consent forms and information sheets (in language and terms intelligible to the participants) must be kept on file. 9: In case of further processing of previously collected personal data, an explicit confirmation that the beneficiary has lawful basis for the data processing and that the appropriate technical and organisational measures are in place to safeguard the rights of the data subjects must be submitted as a deliverable.

MESOC MoU Template

A draft text of Memorandum of Understanding to be offered for signature to the major European and international Statistical and Policy research organisations.

Privacy, Social and Ethical Audit

A concise technical report detailing the privacy, ethical and social implications of the MESOC pilots and resulting in behavioral recommendations for involved partners, experts and end users in compliance with appropriate regulations and principles. The report will be structured in 3 chapters – each dedicated to one of the three aspects dealt with. A dedicated Annex will contain the Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA) of the AU Culture platform and MESOC toolkit. This deliverable will also fulfill the ethical audit requirement 15: The beneficiary must evaluate the ethics risks related to the data processing activities of the project. This includes also an opinion if data protection impact assessment should be conducted under art. 35 General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679. The risk evaluation and the opinion must be submitted as a deliverable.

MESOC Concept Note

A public deliverable explaining in a nutshell the proposed method for cultural value and impacts assessment and the key aspects of the project’s workplan.

MESOC Newsletter 1

First issue, reporting in detail about the proceedings of the Milano international workshop being released in parallel as Deliverable 5.2 and about the other key project achievements so far.

Online Repository 1

First collection of documents on the societal value and impacts of cultural policies.

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Creative industries and productivity in the European regions. Is there a Mediterranean effect?

Author(s): Rafael Boix‐Domenech, Jesús Peiró‐Palomino, Pau Rausell‐Köster
Published in: Regional Science Policy & Practice, 2021, ISSN 1757-7802
Publisher: RSAI - The Regional Science Association International
DOI: 10.1111/rsp3.12395

Mayors, Using Cultural Expenditure in An Opportunistic Way Improves the Chances of Re-Election, but Do Not Do It: Revisiting Political Budget Cycles

Author(s): Jordi Sanjuán, Pau Rausell, Vicente Coll, Raül Abeledo
Published in: Sustainability, 12/21, 2020, Page(s) 9095, ISSN 2071-1050
Publisher: MDPI Open Access Publishing
DOI: 10.3390/su12219095