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 2018 explores how automation and globalisation could impact jobs in cities.
Listen to our podcast series exploring key issues related to cities in the UK and beyond
In this podcast, Bruce Katz discusses his latest book and looks at how cities can thrive in a populist world and find innovative, locally-led solutions to issues that have long been ignored by national governments.
We are hosting a Hustings event ahead of the Sheffield City Region Mayor election
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.
Analysis of the migration patterns of graduates moving to and from Norwich.
The key issues local leaders should consider while developing Local Industrial Strategies.
Denser neighbourhoods would offer UK cities many advantages — but delivering them poses great challenges
We will be hosting an event to launch a new report looking at the skills levels of Birmingham's workforce
Find out how cities can promote clean air using our case studies library
Nightclubs and venues are at risk from planning laws restricting the expansion of cities.