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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The creation of metro mayors for England’s most populated cities was the biggest shake-up of local government in a generation
To create sustainable, long-term economic outcomes for people with few or no qualifications, cities need to focus on attracting high-skilled businesses