We are an independent, non-partisan think tank dedicated to understanding and improving city economies. We do this by producing evidence-based research and events exploring key areas that affect UK economies.
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 Ron Martin, Henry Overman, and John Tomaney to debate whether it is possible to rebalance the economy, and if it is even desirable.
Recommendations for boosting growth based on the innovation districts concept formulated by Bruce Katz.
Andrew Carter hosts our monthly podcast series taking the long view on issues that affect cities with a revolving panel of experts.
Our latest report for Key Cities looks at how Housing Associations go about improving skills and employment prospects of their tenants.
This report tracks how cities have changed over the years, and what factors have affected their growth and decline over a century of change
Naomi reports back from our City Skills Summit in Leeds yesterday.
Our report highlights the need for the private sector to play a leading role in addressing the youth unemployment challenge in UK cities.
All those committed to the devolution agenda should work to ensure we get the Act that cities, and the country, needs.
City devolution is likely to remain on the agenda for the Conservatives. Labour's stance is less certain.