Keywords: Area based intiatives, urban regeneration, neighbourhood, wellbeing, self reported health
Gretta holds a first class BSc Economics from Queen's University and an MSc Economics and Econometrics with distinction from the University of Nottigham. Prior to undertaking her PhD studies Gretta worked in an economics consultancy in Manchester for 2 years as a research consultant. The role involved producing economic baseline reports for a range of private and public sector projects including residential schemes, commercial property, corporate footprints and green investments. Her PhD research looks at the effects of a major urban regeneration scheme on health and mental wellbeing in Northern Ireland.