What will Britain look like once the Brexit storm clears?
Join us on 16 July for the next in our series of City Horizons events where our speakers will discuss their new book Britain Beyond Brexit.
Cities' economies are built on people - and migrants to the UK are more likely to move to urban areas. What will be the effect of Brexit on the supply of low-skilled and high-skilled workers to city employers?
The Government’s plans could lead to both low-skilled and high-skilled labour shortages in UK cities
The report rightly highlights the importance of high-skilled migrants, but underplays the role of low-skilled workers in cities
Good deal, bad deal or no deal, how will UK cities be affected by Brexit? What are the risks and what are the opportunities? Are different places better placed to adapt their economies?
A flurry of assessments of various Brexit deals has been released over the last week or so, each looking at the different impacts that leaving the EU will have on the economy. Only the...
EU migration is vital to the success of cities, and this includes migrants with both high and low skills.
Government's time and attention is being taken up by the complexities Brexit and people feel alienated from Westminster and Whitehall. Greater devolution to cities would fill the void - and help bridge the divide.
While National Government is preoccupied with Brexit, the Chancellor should seize the opportunity to help cities prepare for the future
At both party conferences mayors were optimistic about the future, but frustrated at slow progress on the urban agenda at the national level
Greater Manchester metro mayor Andy Burnham urged a government occupied by Brexit to give more power over to cities - but cities must be responsive too.
As the UK exits the EU it would be a missed opportunity not to reassess where power rests across the country, and in particular how this applies to cities.
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In our July 2019 City Horizons event, speakers discussed their new book, 'Britain Beyond Brexit'
For the first time in British history a directly elected mayor has become Prime Minister – what might this mean for cities?
In one of our series of City Horizons events, speakers discussed their new book, 'Britain Beyond Brexit'.
Although free ports are touted by Boris Johnson as a way to bring jobs to struggling areas, lessons from enterprise zones suggest otherwise
Housing is connected to how people voted in the referendum. Any politician who wants to address our Brexit divides will need to end the housing shortages in our growing cities
The next prime minister needs to have a government programme that improves the lives of people in cities
Policymakers are under pressure to deliver a Brexit deal that protects particular export industries such as automobiles, financial services, and pharmaceuticals
For Britain’s cities, Commonwealth trade is not a substitute for access to the EU market
Increased post-Brexit access to global markets is unlikely to compensate cities for their loss of access to the EU single market
As Britain prepares to leave the EU, our new trade report finds that services make up the majority of all city exports and examines how a goods-only customs arrangement might affect jobs and prosperity