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.
Use our interactive data tool to explore the latest data on the UK's 63 largest cities and towns.
The steps leaders can take to ensure places benefit from the social and economic opportunities offered by digital connectivity
In this episode of City Talks, Andrew Carter is joined by Amy Goldstein, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist at The Washington Post and...
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.
Our submission to the Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Select Committee on devolution and Brexit
Find out how cities can improve office space using our case study library.
The Government's proposals will mean more houses are built, but bolder reform is needed to free up land in high-demand cities
Centre for Cities welcomed Pulitzer Prize-winning author Amy Goldstein as a guest speaker at City Horizons on 3 October 2018. In her talk,...
Balancing the need for housing and office space in cities
At both party conferences mayors were optimistic about the future, but frustrated at slow progress on the urban agenda at the national level