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Qualifications

PhD

About

Currently:
Chairman of Beacons Creative (Wales) Ltd., (a social enterprise).
Director of Fenchurch Street Consulting Ltd.
Non-Exec director of an ISP.
Trustee of the National Childbirth Trust.
Adviser to WAG.
2 patents granted, 17 currently pending.

Experience

Former Government Adviser.
Former Director of a Bank.
Former Chief Examiner for the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply.
Co-founder of 20+ firms.

Responsibilities

Economics and Enterprise Awards

Publications

Clark, A. (2010) “Educators vs. Entrepreneurs: Traits and bias in the teaching of SWOT”. Journal of Further and Higher Education. Vol. 35, No. 2, p. 1-14.

Clark, A. (2009) “Teaching Invention” Education & Training, Vol. 51, (7). p. 516-525.

Clark, A. (2009) “Learning to think like an Entrepreneur?” International Conference on Applied Business Research (ICABR). Malta.

Clark, A. (2007) ‘Can we teach invention?’ 14th EDiNEB conference. Vienna.

Clark, A (2004) ‘Strategic options for socially responsible corporations when demand is misperceived’. Corporate Social Responsibility Conference. University of Glamorgan 23-24th Sept.

Clark, A. (2003) with Bradley, G. ‘The Purchasing Environment’. 2nd Edition. Middlesex University Press. ISBN 1 86124 121 6. (textbook)

Clark, A. (2003) ‘Methodological individualism, cognitive homogeneity, and environmental determinism.’ Journal of Economic Methodology Vol 10. No. 1.

Clark, A. (2001) with Bradley, G. ‘The Purchasing Environment’. Published by the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply. ISBN 1 86124 090 2 (textbook)

Clark, A. (2001) ‘Under Analysis: The new purchasing environment module requires students to be both inward – and outward looking’. Supply Management magazine. September 2001, Vol 6, issue 19, pp 47.

Clark, A. (2000) ‘What can we learn about Computer Based Learning from the Teaching and Learning Technology Programme’s flagship product?’ Innovative Approaches to Teaching and Learning in Economics and Business Studies. SUP. ISBN 1 897898 82 7.

Clark, A. (2000) ‘Organisations, Competition, and the Business Environment’. Financial Times (Pearson Education). ISBN 0-201-61908-3 (textbook)

Clark, A. (1999) Book review of ‘Corporatism or Competition?’ by Teulings and Hartog. International Journal of Manpower. Vol. 20. No.5.

Clark, A. (1999). ‘The effect of the assumption of environmental determinism in the teaching of Economics on students’ approaches to learning and on their entrepeneurial potential’. EDINEB (Educational Innovation in Economics and Business) Conference. Bergen. Norway.

Clark, A. (1998) Computer Assisted Learning in Economics: A Critical Appraisal of WinEcon and its use in First Year Undergraduate Programmes’: Paper presented to the Annual Learning Technology Conference. Telford.

Brooksbank, D.J. and A. Clark, R.Hamilton, D.G.Pickernell.(1998) ‘Computer Assisted Learning in Economics: A Critical Appraisal of WinEcon and its use in First Year Undergraduate Programmes’: Working Paper 7 University of Glamorgan.

Clark. A. (1998) ‘An Evaluation of the Role of CAL in the Teaching and Learning of Economics’. Innovative Approaches to Teaching and Learning in Economics and Business Studies Conference at Staffordshire University.

Brooksbank, D.J. and A. Clark, R.Hamilton, D.G.Pickernell (1998) ‘Computer Assisted Learning in Economics: A Critical Appraisal of WinEcon and its use in First Year Undergraduate Programmes’: Association for Learning Technology Journal. Vol. 6. No. 3.

Brooksbank, D.J. and A. Clark, R.Hamilton, D.G.Pickernell (1998) ‘Views from the Trenches: Lessons from the Introduction of WinEcon into a First Year Undergraduate Programme’: Computers in Higher Education Economics Review. Vol 12. No.1.

Clark, A. (1996) The Business Environment. Aureus. ISBN 1-899750-05-3 (textbook)

A.Clark, G. Killick, B.Roweth, & J.R. Shackelton. (1993). Developing performance Indicators for Staff Development in Higher Education. Report for PICKUP. Department for Education and Employment.

Clark, A & B.Roweth. (1992) ‘Developing performance indicators to monitor the effectiveness of staff development’ PICKUP conference at the University of Sussex. England.

Clark, A (1992) ‘Marketing Conversion at Abbey National’ Paper presented to the 4th Marketing Conference at the University of Kingston. London.

Clark, A and A. Milne (1990) ‘The new House Price equations in the CEF model’. House Prices, Housing Wealth and Consumption Conference at the London Business School. London.

Clark, A and A. Milne.(1990) ‘House prices, Housing investment and Demography’ Economic Outlook. Gower. London.

Clark, A. (1990) ‘The UK Housing Market’. Moneyweek.

Clark, A (1989) ‘The Lending Boom. Who’s to blame?’ Moneyweek.

Clark, A and J. Tarsh (1989) The rate of return to education. Education Policy Handbook.1989.

Clark, A (1988) ‘Social and Private Rates of Return to Education’. ESRC conference on the Economics of Education at Brunel University. London. 1988.

Clark A and J.Tarsh (1987) How much is a degree worth? Audit. pp. 109-15

Memberships

Fellow HEA
Fellow CIEA
+ various memberships of professional and academic bodies.
Member of Brecon Mountain Rescue Team

External

Reviewer for a number of Journals

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