This briefing sets out what the incoming North of Tyne metro mayor needs to prioritise in order to bring about tangible improvements to the region
Over half of the graduates from Manchester’s universities stay in the city after graduation – drawn by its attractive job market and social attractions
The recent focus on struggling high streets ignores the success of well-performing city centres and misdiagnoses the real problem: a lack of high-skill jobs
As a decade of austerity comes to end, this year’s edition of Cities Outlook looks at how city spending has changed.
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Japan’s local government funding model demonstrates that it is possible to achieve both tax devolution to encourage growth and an adequate level of funding for public services across a country
If successful, the ULEZ will save lives and demonstrate the benefits of city devolution.