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Cities Outlook 2017 explores how much British cities exports, what they are, and to where.
Join Andrew Carter as he explores the major issues and developments that have affected UK cities in recent years, and some of the big challenges they face in the years ahead.
Andrew Carter talks to Caroline Russell and Andrea Lee on how to improve air quality in our cities
The second in our briefing series looks at the geography of the UK economy and why this matters for the industrial strategy.
With the six metro mayors now taking forward their manifestos. These data dashboards have the data on the key areas within their remits.
Audio from our City Horizons event with Professor Diane Coyle on industrious cities
How the Government can develop an industrial strategy which recognises the significance of place in the national economy
The new high-speed links are already bringing big investment opportunities – but there is still much that off-route cities can do to attract more investment
The role of cities in delivering the industrial strategy
In May 2017 six new metro mayors were elected in combined authorities across England, but what are they and what do they do?
The Apprenticeship Levy is a unique opportunity to learn more about how to make apprenticeships work best