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In the latest city-by-city health check, we explore how cities have grown over the last 10 years, and look at how policy has sought to support them.
You can find city-by-city stats on our new data tool (beta).
In this episode Andrew is joined by Kate Henderson, David Lunts, and Catherine Ryder to discuss the roots of the housing crisis and ways to alleviate its impact.
Centre for Cities Responds to Summer Budget 2015
Andrew Carter hosts our monthly podcast series taking the long view on issues that affect cities with a revolving panel of experts.
How have City and Local Growth Deals supported the development of employment and skills policies that reflect local demand?
This report offers practical examples of places which have sought ways to resolve the housing shortage in those areas where homes are in the highest demand.
Last week the Government confirmed that UK cities keen to secure big devolution deals have until the 4th September to submit their...
Brian Semple writes in CityMetric about our new report Mapping Britain's Public Finances, and what it reveals about London's contribution to the Exchequer.
Recommendations for boosting growth based on the innovation districts concept formulated by Bruce Katz.
Policy-making in cities must be based on a sound understanding of where people live and work.