971. Studies for improving economy, efficiency and effectiveness.

971.     Studies for improving economy, efficiency and effectiveness.

UKRI1 may arrange for studies to be promoted or carried out by a person which are designed to improve economy, efficiency and effectiveness in carrying out activities in respect of which UKRI gives financial support2.

A person promoting or carrying out such studies at the request of UKRI ('a researcher') may require the person carrying out the activities3:

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    (1)     to provide the researcher or an authorised person4 with such information as the researcher may reasonably require for that purpose; and

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    (2)     to make