We are an independent non-partisan think tank dedicated to understanding and improving UK city economies. We provide economic data on UK cities, from population and jobs to housing and transport, in order to produce rigorous research and run events that support better city policies and more successful urban economies.
Cities Outlook 2017 explores how much British cities exports, what they are, and to where.
This is a fantastic opportunity for someone seeking a first step in the world of policy and research.
This month Andrew speaks to the authors of 'Capitalism Without Capital' a new book exploring the concept of the intangible economy.
Join us for the launch of Cities Outlook 2018
Our case study library brings together over 150 examples of good practice from cities in the UK and across the world, helping cities to make the most of their resources.
The costs of growth, such as high property prices, congestion and air pollution, need to be managed to help sustain success in our most buoyant city economies
Listen in full to Professor Ron Martin on the resilience of cities
The impact of the US city’s car-plant closure highlights important policy issues for UK cities
Examining the ten-year impact on cities of both 'hard' and 'soft' Brexit
The BBC's move to Salford brought jobs to MediaCityUK, but its impact was limited across Greater Manchester
Changes are needed to make the system fairer and more transparent for businesses