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.
In the latest city-by-city health check, we reflect on the government's intention to create a high wage, low welfare economy and look at which cities are likely to achieve this.
We're looking for an experienced fundraiser to oversee revenue generation for the Centre – part-time permanent contract, £45k-£55k per annum pro rata.
Andrew talks to Dr Thomas Kemeny about the divergent economies of Los Angeles and the Bay Area in California.
How UK cities compare with their European counterparts.
In April 2017 some of England’s biggest cities will vote for their first directly elected metro mayor. To prepare for these elections, Centre for Cities will be convening events and publishing research on what the top priorities for the new mayors should be.
In May 2017 a number of metro mayors will be elected in cities and counties across England, but what are they and what will they do?
Alexandra Jones speaks to Dr Benjamin Barber and Mayor Jorge Elorza about the theory and practice of mayoral government.
The Buses Bill provides an opportunity to make an immediate difference, and demonstrate devolution delivering for voters.
Audio and video from our City Horizons event with Prof Philip McCann on the UK's regional economic problem.
Event with the European Commission on how UK cities measure up to their continental competitors.
What the evidence says about supporting communities affected by major job losses, such as around the steel plant in Port Talbot.