Proposed Research Agenda: November 2016 – October 2017

Museums R+D Proposed Publications for 2016

The Changing Funding Landscape

Annual Demographic Update

The Assortive Society: Why museums will face more pushback

The Impact of Culture on Individual Health and Psychological Well-Being

Culture-led Local Development: When Does It Work, and Why?

Research Roundup

Case Studies in Effective Transformations


We don’t presume to know all the questions that museums need answered about their visitors, audiences, and funders. Museums R+D works in partnership with its member museums, with member museums driving the research agenda based on their needs. This proposed research agenda is subject to change based on member museum needs. For past publications, see our research archives.